Sleep Apnea in Seniors Tied to Alzheimer's in Study
SUNDAY, May 19 (HealthDay News) -- Sleep apnea, the condition
that robs sufferers of deep sleep by endlessly and subconsciously
waking them up, becomes more common as people age. Now, a small new
study raises the possibility that it may somehow cause -- or be
caused by -- Alzheimer's disease.
People With High Blood Pressure May Crave Salt
WEDNESDAY, May 15 (HealthDay News) -- High-salt diets have long
been linked to high blood pressure, but new research finds that
those with the condition may have a far greater preference for
salty foods than those with normal blood pressure.
Alligator Study Gives Clues to Regrowing Lost Teeth
TUESDAY, May 14 (HealthDay News) -- Dentists, as it turns out,
may have one more reason than the rest of us to be wary of
alligators. The toothy reptiles may one day put those who install
implants, bridges and dentures out of their jobs.