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Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Osteoporosis

People who have obstructive sleep apnea, especially women and older individuals, face a higher risk of osteoporosis, according to a new study. Sleep apnea causes brief interruptions in breathing while a person sleeps. Obstructive sleep apnea occurs when a person’s airway becomes blocked. Left untreated, the sleep disorder can raise the risk for stroke, heart […]

SimplyThick Risky for All Infants, FDA Warns

Food and Drug Administration officials are reminding the public to be aware that all infants may face a higher risk of developing a life-threatening condition if fed SimplyThick – a product that is supposed to help babies swallow their food and keep it down. More than 20 infants have developed necrotizing enterocolitis after being fed […]