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define sleep apnea
Sleep Disorders

Getting a Good Night’s Sleep with Apnea

This is a very common sleep disorder in which the individual has one- or multiple- pauses in their breathing, or even breathes shallowly when sleeping. These pauses in breathing can last anywhere from just a few seconds to a few minutes. They can occur thirty or more times within one […]

How Gluten Causes Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis

How Gluten Causes Rheumatoid Arthritis

Eating foods that contain gluten can lead to the development of Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA). Rheumatoid Arthritis is a disease that is characterized by pain and inflammation in the joints. Intolerance to gluten can lead to the small intestine being damaged whenever gluten is present. Gluten is a protein that can […]

idiopathic hypersomnia
Sleep Disorders

What does idiopathic hypersomnia mean?

Everyone loves having the time to take a nap, so it can be hard to imagine what would be so bad about having a condition like idiopathic hypersomnia and napping a lot. Unfortunately, idiopathic hypersomnia is a very disruptive condition. The good news is it is very rare. People who […]

Fibromyalgia and Jaw and Facial Tenderness
Fibromyalgia

Coping with Fibromyalgia and Jaw and Facial Tenderness

Generally understanding fibromyalgia syndrome, depending on how long one has suffered with the condition symptoms can be localized, partially generalized, or fully generalized throughout the entire body to the point of being pervasive. Therefore, it is not unusual for sufferers to experience pain in multiple areas of the body. Often, […]