Women With Severe Hot Flashes At Higher Risk of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

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Author: BeingEve | Posted on Friday November 10, 2017

Women With Severe Hot Flashes At Higher Risk of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Source: MedicalResearch.com

What is the background for this study? What are the main findings?

Response: The Data Registry on Experiences of Aging, Menopause and Sexuality (DREAMS) was used for this study investigating the association between vasomotor symptoms (hot flashes and night sweats) and risk for obstructive sleep apnea, a common and underdiagnosed sleep disorder in women which is associated with increased cardiovascular risk.

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