In a new study, researchers have found that the hot flashes and night sweats experienced by many middle-aged women may be linked to a higher risk of obstructive sleep apnea.
In a new study, researchers have found that the hot flashes and night sweats experienced by many middle-aged women may be linked to a higher risk of obstructive sleep apnea. Dreamstime TNS
In a new study, researchers have found that the hot flashes and night sweats experienced by many middle-aged women may be linked to a higher risk of obstructive sleep apnea. Dreamstime TNS

Research finds hot flashes, night sweats connected to obstructive sleep apnea risk

November 08, 2017 12:45 PM

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