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Sleep apnea is a common problem in America: nearly 30 million Americans have some form of sleep apnea or gaps in breathing while sleeping. It’s already well established that sleep apnea can lead to high blood [...]
Imagine you’re a 21-year-old college student and engaged to be married. You’re in the prime of your life and ready for the next adventure. Now imagine you’re that same 21-year-old student, but you’ve just been diagnosed [...]
Quick. Hold your breath for 10 seconds. Now breathe in. Hold your breath again for 20 seconds. Now breathe in. Repeat all night long. That’s what it’s like for people with sleep apnea. Each night they [...]
Thyroid cancer must be treated surgically. Unfortunately, a traditional thyroidectomy – the surgical removal of a cancerous thyroid – leaves a long, visible scar on the patient’s neck. While many surgeons are adept at placing the [...]