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  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Brain Damage, Study Finds

    Sleep Apnea Linked to Brain Damage, Study Finds

    Loud snoring may be a harbinger of much bigger problems, research out this week suggests. The study found a link between severe sleep apnea in older adults and greater amounts of a specific biomarker in the brain — one that could increase people’s risk of dementia or stroke. More research will be needed to understand…