People who suffer form obstructive sleep apnea can have a 300 percent increase in stress hormones, and it can increase the negative affects of insulin resistance, diabetes, and other related conditions. Restful sleep is a vital part of the health and healing process. When sleep disorders are treated correctly, a good night's rest can reduce the risk of a heart attack and stroke by 50 percent. Sleep can also increase the efficiency of your heart by an averge of 33 percent.
Sleep medicine services are overseen by Tom V. Cloward, MD and James M. Walker, Ph.D.
For more information call Dean at 435-528-2123. If you need Sleep medicine services contact your physician who can schedule an appointment.