Observations About The World Of Sleep Medicine From A Sleep Physician
Tuesday, June 26, 2012
Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Diabetic Neuropathy
This article discusses study results showing that obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is linked to diabetic neuropathy. Researchers think it may be due to the repetitive oxygen level drops during OSA that increases the risk of neuropathy. It would interesting to note if treating the OSA reduces the neuropathy risk.