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Effects of Bedroom Environmental Conditions on the Severity of Obstructive Sleep Apnea
(American Academy of Sleep Medicine, 2018-04)
STUDY OBJECTIVES: Epidemiological associations have demonstrated the effects of long-term air pollution to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) through a physiological mechanism linking particulate matter exposure to OSA. This ...
Microvascular vasodilator plasticity following acute exercise
(American College of Sports Medicine, 2018-01-01)
Endothelium-dependent vasodilation is reduced following acute exercise, or following high intraluminal pressure in isolated arterioles from sedentary adults, but not in arterioles from regular exercisers. The preserved ...
The Association between Daytime Napping Characteristics and Bone Mineral Density in Elderly Thai Women without Osteoporosis
(Nature Research, 2018-07-03)
Low bone mass is more prevalent with increasing age. Studies have found associations between sleep duration, sleep quality and obstructive sleep apnea and bone mineral density (BMD). However, less is known about the ...
Role of biomarkers in predicting the occurrence of thyroid neoplasms in radiation-exposed children
With increasing numbers of childhood cancer survivors who were treated with radiation, there is a need to evaluate potential biomarkers that could signal an increased risk of developing thyroid cancer. We aimed to examine ...