Snoring can worsen heart function, especially in women

On December 2, 2018, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

Both snoring and obstructive sleep apnea could lead to earlier impairment of cardiac function in women, according to a new study. A recent study unlocks the health issues linked to snoring. “Snoring” refers to a sleeping pattern in which a person breathes while emitting a snorting or grunting sound. The…

Disturbed sleep might worsen suicidal thoughts

On June 30, 2017, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

Researchers have linked sleep disturbances to an increase in suicidal thoughts. Insomnia, nightmares, and erratic sleep times could be indicators of worsening suicidal thoughts among young adults, a new study suggests. Researchers found that young adults who experienced sleep disturbances were more likely to have suicidal thoughts over the subsequent…

How a bad night's sleep might worsen cancer development

On March 15, 2016, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

Recent studies have indicated that patients with sleep apnea may be associated with worse cancer outcomes. Now a new animal study, presented at the European Association of Urology Congress in Munich, uncovers a possible mechanism which may underlie this link. Hypoxia is where a tissue or organ does…

Migraines worsen as women approach menopause

On January 22, 2016, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,, , With No Comments

Migraine headaches heat up as women approach menopause, according to a new study from researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC), Montefiore Headache Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Vedanta Research. “Women have been telling doctors that their migraine headaches worsen around menopause and now we have…