Sleep Centers of Middle Tennessee

Radio Show for April 29

Posted on 29 Apr 2012 - 9:14 AM by Dr. Brian Wind

This week the Sleep Doctors will discuss a medical disorder that many do not realize can be highly associated sleep apnea – diabetes.  As part of this series, we are reviewing the many areas of health negatively impacted by the most common sleep disorder – sleep apnea. Tune in or listen online to hear more about this important topic!

The Sleep Doctors  will discuss part two in our several-week long series on sleep apnea and your health.   Our topic this week is Diabetes and Obstructive Sleep Apnea.  Here are some articles that we’ll discuss.

DiabetesCare.net released this article about OSA and Diabetes:
Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Diabetes: What We Know and What Can Be Done?

WebMD published this article about Sleep Apnea and Diabetes:
Sleep Apnea Treatment May Improve Diabetes

From the National Sleep Foundation, we’ll discuss this article:
Less Sleep, Disrupted Internal 24-Hour Clock Means Higher Risk of Diabetes and Obesity

Allina posted this article:
Diabetes Groups Issue New Guidelines on Blood Sugar

We want to hear from you, tune in, call in, listen online!  The Sleep Doctors will answer your sleep questions!