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The Press: Sleep disorders dangerous

Peter Griffin posted in on November 4th, 2009.

Rebecca Todd of The Press reports on Christchurch Hospital’s new sleep research unit, following research which shows that people who suffer from sleep apnoea are 25 times more likely to be involved in car crashes. Sleep apnoea is a fairly common condition, in which people stop breathing for short periods while asleep, and as a […]

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