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Obesity Increases Risk of Cancer!: Obesity is the second leading preventible cause of cancer. Airway / Sleep Disorders (ACD) increase risk of obesity. A new study says only 25% are aware of the link. http://dlvr.it/Q1f4rJ
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Baby Snoring? Not Cute - Sign of a Hidden Airway Problem: A child that snores is at an increased risk for obesity and metabolic disease according to a new study from Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. http://dlvr.it/Q1czJD
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Good Sleep May Act as Fountain of Youth in old age: A Journal Neuron article suggests that the unmet sleep needs of the elderly elevate their risk of memory loss and a wide range of mental and physical disorders. “Nearly every disease killing us in later life has a causal link to lack of sleep,” said the article’s senior author, Matthew Walker, a UC Berkeley professor of psychology and neuroscience http://dlvr.it/PzRXQr
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Strenuous Exercise Keeps Cells Up To Nine Years Younger: A new study shows that vigorous exercise preserves telomere length - and may serve as an anti-aging therapy. Movement and exercise is one of the AAPMD's 4 Pillars of Health. Find out more at the 2017 Airway Summit Conference - September 13 - 16 in San Juan, Puerto. http://dlvr.it/PzRXQp
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Gastric Acid Suppression and Recurrent Clostridium Difficile Infection: This meta-analysis examines the association between recurrent Clostridium Difficile Infection and use of gastric acid suppressant medications. Acid Reflux is a comorbidity of Sleep Disordered Breathing. All patients on proton pump inhibitors should screened for "Hidden" Airway problems. http://dlvr.it/PzRXQk
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Weight and Migraine Headache Connection: In a meta-analysis study, obesity and underweight were associated with increased risk of migraine headache, http://dlvr.it/PzRXQc
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Facial Asymmetry: A Health and Mortality Risk Factor: New research indicates that a "crooked bite", where the jaws are not aligned properly can be a risk factor for health problems and a reduced life expectancy. The mouth is part of the body. Learn the role you can play in collaborate care for optimal health at the 2017 AAPMD Conference. Register now. http://dlvr.it/PzRXQX
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Are You Getting Enough Of This Health Protecting Food?: This food has been shown in studies to be cardio-protective and now may also may protect against metabolic disease. http://dlvr.it/PzRXQP
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Graying Hair? It May Indicate Increased Heart Disease Risk: "Irrespective of chronological age, hair greying indicates biological age and could be a warning sign of increased cardiovascular risk.” http://dlvr.it/PzRXQC
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Treating OSA May Reduce Risk of Thrombosis: Hemostatic balance is a complex process that maintains an equilibrium preventing hemorrhagic or thrombotic events. OSA may alter that balance resulting Recognizing and treating "hidden" airway problem may reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease by maintaining hemostatic balance. http://dlvr.it/PzRXPW
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