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Mike Napoli details gruesome surgery to relieve sleep apnea - Boston Herald

Boston Herald

Mike Napoli details gruesome surgery to relieve sleep apnea
Boston Herald
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. -- Mike Napoli wouldn't be the first big leaguer to rouse from his slumber on a snowy January morning and say he dreamed of winning the World Series. But he might be the first to actually mean it. Napoli is dreaming again, literally ...
Napoli shares details of past sleeping issues, surgery to treat sleep apneaCBSSports.com
Mike Napoli: Sleep apnea almost forced my retirementSportingNews.com
Napoli rejuvenated after dramatic surgeryESPN (blog)
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New sleep apnea policy to take effect - AOPA Pilot

AOPA Pilot

New sleep apnea policy to take effect
AOPA Pilot
The issue of sleep apnea came to the forefront in 2013 when the federal air surgeon described a planned policy change in an FAA medical bulletin. Under the original FAA proposal, pilots with a BMI of 40 or greater would have been required to undergo ...
If the 'sky is falling' with sleep apnea: What about when 'it lands and ...Overdrive Magazine
New Apnea Bulletin PublishedGo By Truck News
News and Updates - FAA to Issue New Guidance on Sleep ApneaAviation.ca (press release)
Amsterdam News -Virtual-Strategy Magazine (press release)
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Dangers of sleep apnea in women - WJXT Jacksonville

WJXT Jacksonville

Dangers of sleep apnea in women
WJXT Jacksonville
More than 42-million Americans have sleep apnea, a condition where breathing is interrupted during sleep. While many associate the disorder with men, studies show one woman has it for every two to three men. But because of more subtle symptoms in ...

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Doctors seeing rise in highly contagious respiratory virus - KXAN.com

Doctors seeing rise in highly contagious respiratory virus
KXAN.com
AUSTIN (KXAN) — Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is very similar to having a bad cold and shares many of the same symptoms. Doctors say, however, it can be far worse, especially in children. RSV is said to be highly contagious around this time of year.

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Study Questions Link Between Asthma and City Living - TIME

TIME

Study Questions Link Between Asthma and City Living
TIME
To reach these findings, the researchers looked at data from 23,065 children, ages 6 to 17, who were part of the 2009-2011 National Health Interview Survey, and calculated the prevalence of asthma among the group. Their results showed that the ...
The City Might Not Be To Blame For High Asthma RatesNPR (blog)
Johns Hopkins experts challenge belief that city living raises asthma riskThe Hub at Johns Hopkins
Researchers debunk the idea that asthma is more common in inner citiesLos Angeles Times
Medical News Today -USA TODAY -WebMD
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Memorial Hermann offers non-drug treatment for asthma - Your Houston News

Memorial Hermann offers non-drug treatment for asthma
Your Houston News
“This is a revolutionary treatment for severe asthma and we are seeing long-lasting sustainable benefits for patients,” added Kiran Nair, D.O., pulmonary diseases specialist affiliated with Memorial Hermann Memorial City. “Bronchial thermoplasty ...

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Area principal nearly charged with crime for helping student suffering asthma ... - Q13 FOX

Area principal nearly charged with crime for helping student suffering asthma ...
Q13 FOX
LONGVIEW, Wash. (AP) — The Woodland police chief says no charges will be filed against a school principal who gave her prescription inhaler to a student having an asthma attack. Chief Phillip Crochet says Woodland Middle School Principal Cari Thomson ...

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Nets' Mirza Teletovic has bilateral pulmonary embolus; out for season - CBSSports.com

Nets' Mirza Teletovic has bilateral pulmonary embolus; out for season
CBSSports.com
The Nets announced Friday that Mirza Teletovic was diagnosed with bilateral pulmonary embolus, per the team's official website. Teletovic will begin treatment, which includes blood thinners. He will be lost for the remainder of the season. Teletovic ...

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Living by motorways bad for respiratory health - 3News NZ

3News NZ

Living by motorways bad for respiratory health
3News NZ
Asthma and allergies were the most frequent complaints and some residents felt the motorway was the primary cause. "The link between long-term exposure and respiratory issues is well-established. However, there are probable links to a number of more ...
Pollution doubles near Auckland motorwaysNew Zealand Herald
Smoke, fumes, dust, noise - side-effects of living near motorwaysTVNZ
South Auckland residents' health concerns about motorwayScoop.co.nz (press release)
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How pets can trigger, and prevent, asthma - allvoices

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How pets can trigger, and prevent, asthma
allvoices
Wheeze, cough ... uh-oh, it's probably another asthma attack. Blame it on that dog you played with at your friend's place. Or should you blame it on the dog that your parents didn't have when you were still a baby? Dogs are a known trigger for asthma, ...

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