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Sleep Apnea and African-American Men

A recent study found that African-American men, especially younger men, are more likely to suffer from sleep apnea — abnormal pauses in breathing or instances of abnormally low breathing during sleep. Researchers found that Black men under 40 experienced 3.21 breathing pauses per hour of a sleep, a rate significantly higher than their white counterparts, reported Science World Report


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