Journal Sleep: OSA Increasingly Associated With Cardiovascular Disease

Wed, 07 Mar 2007 06:00 AM EST

... Cardiovascular disease can pose a threat to both men and women. While a diet rich in fat and high in cholesterol as well as lack of exercise can contribute to cardiovascular disease, a study published in the March 1st issue of the journal SLEEP finds that people with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) are at an increased risk of having cardiovascular disease. [click link for full article] ...