Clinical matters

June 2009
Marketing Health Services;Summer2009, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p5
Academic Journal
The article discusses health issues that are prevalent in 2009 in the U.S., including sleep apnea, heart disease and staphylococcal infections in children. It states that sleep apnea has been linked to strokes, wherein based from studies, contributing factors, include stress, sleep deprivation that causes changes in blood pressure and increase in calcium in coronary arteries. It cites that staphylococcal infections among children in the country are more resistant to antibiotics.


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