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Snoring and Sleep Apnea Linked to Greater Risk for Heart Damage in Women

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and snoring are a threat to cardiac function in both men and women. But in women, the heart seems more affected by the conditions, putting women at greater risk of worsened cardiac function, suggest new findings presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), reports RSNA.  Sleep… Read More »

Ascension sees greater shift toward outpatient care in Q1

Brief Published Nov. 20, 2018 Dive Brief: The nation’s largest Catholic health system reported volume declines in key categories during its first quarter for FY19 on Monday. On a same-facility basis, volume declined for discharges, inpatient admissions, emergency room visits and inpatient surgeries. Ascension has said that’s expected as it focuses more on outpatient care.… Read More »