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Many snorers have obstructive sleep apnea, which has been linked with high blood pressure, or hypertension, which, in turn, is associated with heart disease...
- Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011
San Diego – Scripps Health and the San Diego State University (SDSU) Aztecs have teamed up once again for the 2011 men’s and women’s basketball season to...
- Thursday, January 20th, 2011
by Brad Schnierow, M.D. Have you seen the television commercial with the man tossing and turning in bed, unable to sleep until a glowing little butterfly...
- Tuesday, March 28th, 2006
by Patrick Wolcott, M.D., sleep medicine specialist, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla It’s 3 a.m. and you’re wide awake. Again. Counting sheep didn’t...
- Friday, November 18th, 2005
- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
My dad snored. So it came as no surprise to me when I found out I was a snorer. It was easy enough to dismiss this with a laugh. I didn’t recognize the...
- Friday, April 30th, 2004
It’s happened to all of us: we sleeplessly toss and turn while the person next door snorts and snarfs his way through the night. “Millions of people snore,...
- Monday, June 2nd, 2003