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A pill for sleep apnea? - WGN-TV

A pill for sleep apnea?
WGN-TV
It's a growing problem – in many cases linked to the growing waistlines of Americans. Sleep apnea takes a toll on patients' quality of life and work. And with limited treatments, doctors and sufferers long for an answer to a good night's rest. Dr ...

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Health officials look for link between respiratory infection outbreak ... - Kansas City Star

Kansas City Star

Health officials look for link between respiratory infection outbreak ...
Kansas City Star
The neurologic illnesses started appearing in August, about the same time as the first cases of respiratory illnesses caused by enterovirus D68. The enterovirus outbreak was first identified in Chicago and Kansas City in August. Since then, 472 people ...
New respiratory virus could cause paralysisPress Herald
CDC: Respiratory illnesses up to 277 confirmed cases in 40 statesUSA TODAY
Alaska health officials urge good hygiene as respiratory illness crosses USAlaska Dispatch
Breitbart News (blog) -U.S. News & World Report -Center for Research on Globalization
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Could your child have sleep apnea, narcolepsy? - KPRC Houston

Could your child have sleep apnea, narcolepsy?
KPRC Houston
WEARING A COWBOY HAT AND BOOTS. HE'S ALSO BEEN SEEN IN A BLACK BUSINESS SUIT. BY NOW THE KIDS ARE PROBABLY TUCKED INTO BED, HOPING TO GET A GOOD NIGHT'S SLEEP BEFORE ANOTHER BUSY DAY AT SCHOOL.

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FDA says asthma drug Xolair raises risk of heart, brain problems - Fox News

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FDA says asthma drug Xolair raises risk of heart, brain problems
Fox News
The asthma drug Xolair is associated with a higher risk of heart attack, mini-stroke, chest pain and blood clots in the lungs and veins, among other problems, though the extent of increased risk is unclear, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on ...
Heart, Mini-Stroke Risks From Asthma Drug: FDAWebMD
FDA slaps cardiovascular warnings on Roche/Novartis asthma blockbuster XolairFiercePharma
FDA adds cardiovascular risks to Xolair label for asthma treatmentHealio
Lung Disease News -ModernMedicine
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Red Sox First Baseman Mike Napoli Will Be Treated For Sleep Apnea - Huffington Post

Red Sox First Baseman Mike Napoli Will Be Treated For Sleep Apnea
Huffington Post
Sleep apnea is a chronic condition that can cause a person to stop breathing during sleep, sometimes as often as 30 times (or more) an hour, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Left untreated, the condition can lead to a host of ...

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Asthma rates rise in Connecticut - Yale Daily News (blog)

Asthma rates rise in Connecticut
Yale Daily News (blog)
New figures released by the Centers for Disease Control reveal that asthma rates in Connecticut have steadily risen over the past 10 years. Between 2000 and 2010, asthma rates in the state have increased by 17 percent, according to Michelle Caul ...

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New treatment for asthma changing local lives - WSBT-TV

New treatment for asthma changing local lives
WSBT-TV
Imagine not being able to go for a walk, or go upstairs or enjoy daily activities without struggling to breathe. It's a reality for people with severe asthma. A new procedure, now being offered in our area, is changing the lives of people with ...

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Could a 'Fat Tongue' Be a Factor in Sleep Apnea? - U.S. News & World Report

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Could a 'Fat Tongue' Be a Factor in Sleep Apnea?
U.S. News & World Report
TUESDAY, Sept. 30, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Sleep apnea is a potential health risk for millions of Americans, and a new study points to a possible culprit behind the disorder: a "fat" tongue. "This is the first study to show that fat deposits are ...
Study shows that tongue size and fat may predict sleep apnea risk in obese adultsMedical Xpress
Easy Breathe offers sleep apnea therapy device, AirSense CPAPNews-Medical.net
Easy Breathe Now Offers World's First "Smart" CPAP Device to Treat Sleep ApneaInsurance News Net
Monthly Prescribing Reference -Sleep Review
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CDC investigating whether respiratory virus is causing paralysis in children - kfor.com

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CDC investigating whether respiratory virus is causing paralysis in children
kfor.com
DENVER, Colo. – Health officials in Denver are looking for the cause of a neurological illness that has affected nine children in Colorado. The children were hospitalized with muscle weakness in their limbs between Aug. 9 and Sept. 17, according to the ...

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Asthma: letting kids be kids - St. Catharines Standard

Asthma: letting kids be kids
St. Catharines Standard
Too much laughter meant that he would inevitably start coughing. And after nearly two years of dealing with his respiratory problems, trips to the doctor, coughing at night that turned into unexplained coughing spells during the day if he laughed ...

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