Month: February 2015

The Link Between Type II Diabetes and Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Sebastian Schmid, MD, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Lubeck, Germany, led a comprehensive review of research related to sleep loss and its effect on metabolism. The investigation showed a “clear association between short sleep duration and an increased prevalence of the metabolic syndrome.” Metabolic syndrome is an umbrella term for various risk Read More …