Sleep Apnea Linked to Blood Vessel Disorders in Study
MONDAY, July 11 (HealthDay News) -- Obstructive sleep apnea, a
condition that causes pauses in breathing during sleep, plays a
role in blood vessel abnormalities and should be treated to prevent
potentially fatal heart conditions, a new study suggests.
Adherence to Angioplasty/Stent Guidelines Lacking: Study
MONDAY, July 11 (HealthDay News) -- Many U.S. hospitals don't
follow recently revised guidelines for the appropriate use of
balloon angioplasty and stenting in patients who have a blocked
coronary artery after a heart attack, a new study finds.
ADHD, Learning Issues May Be Linked to Secondhand Smoke
MONDAY, July 11 (HealthDay News) -- Children exposed to
secondhand smoke in their homes face a higher risk of developing
attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, other behavioral problems
and learning disorders, a new study finds.