• Piggy Bank showing cost savings from treatment of sleep apnea

    Sleep Apnea Treatment Linked with Lower Health Care Costs

    Treating patients with moderate or severe obstructive sleep apnea with positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy is associated with reduced acute care visits and health care expenditures, according to a recent study.

  • Woman Aged Prematurely by Sleep Disordered Breathing

    Sleep-Disordered Breathing Tied to Accelerated Aging

    SAN ANTONIO — Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), and the disruption in nightly sleep it causes, speeds up the aging process, according to preliminary research.