How Weight Loss Can Help Reduce Sleep Apnea?

Healthy adults need at least seven hours of sleep daily[1] for optimal health. Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea can disrupt a healthy sleep cycle. It also increases your risk[2] of depression, heart disease, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, and stroke. So how weight loss reduce sleep apnea? Weight loss may help you manage… Read More »

Why are COVID deaths spiralling in Bangladesh? Health experts weigh in

Jashore is one of many districts where the community transmission of the Delta variant, originating across the border in India, has caused a sharp upturn in COVID-19 infections and deaths. Pradeepta Chowdhury, a doctor at Keshabpur Health Complex, told bdnews24.com: “The patients who are coming in now have very low oxygen saturation. It is becoming… Read More »

For pediatric patients with Crohn’s disease, factors associated with statural growth differ by sex

Growth impairment, a common complication of Crohn’s disease in children, occurs more often in males than females, but the reasons are unclear. Now, a physician-scientist from Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian and colleagues at eight other centers have found that factors associated with statural growth differ by sex. Their recent publication, identified as the “Editor’s… Read More »