A 31-year-old member asked:
Has science found that sleep apnea may cause depression?
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ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 27 years experience
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Sleep Medicine 18 years experience
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Cosmetic Dentistry 48 years experience
Sleep apnea: The lack of adequate oxygen due to sleep apnea means that the brain isn't getting an essential ingredient to keep it performing at it's optimal level. This can cause depression.
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Last updated Oct 3, 2016
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