OSA linked to increased risk for carbohydrate craving among diabetics

American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Wednesday, June 13, 2012

DARIEN, ILResearchers in New Jersey are encouraging primary care physicians to screen for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in patients with Type 2 diabetes. They found that in a small sample of clinic patients, the risk for sleep apnea was high among diabetics compared with non-diabetics, and that sleep apnea appeared to be associated with carbohydrate craving.

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