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Weight loss, breathing devices still best for treating obstructive sleep apnea

Posted October 02, 2013, 1:54 pm, Updated October 29, 2015, 8:30 pm Stephanie Watson, Executive Editor, Harvard Women's Health Watch New guidelines from the American College of Physicians (ACP) emphasize lifestyle modifications—especially weight loss—for treating obstructive sleep apnea. Though the guidelines don’t offer any radical treatment updates, they do reinforce the effectiveness of tried and true therapies. …

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