People with Sleep Apnoea Are 340% More Likely To Die of Cancer, Study Suggests

oxygenNew research shows that people with sleep apnoea had a 340 percent likelihood of dying of cancer. 

Sleep apnoea is thought to deprive body tissues of oxygen which could encourage the growth of tumours. Obstructive sleep apnoea affects about four per cent of middle-aged men in the UK and two per cent of middle-aged women.

Health experts have expressed the need for more research to establish whether the increased risk of cancer in sleep apnoea patients is definitely linked to their sleep disorder.

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Somnowell Inventor - Visiting Professor Simon Ash FDS MSc MOrth BDS

Prof. Ash is the inventor of the highly successful SOMNOWELL Chrome device for snoring and sleep apnoea.

The Somnowell Chrome is made to exacting standards in the Somnowell laboratory under the supervision of Visiting Professor Simon Ash. Prof. Ash and his master technicians create each Somnowell Chrome device using their wealth of experience and expertise.

Prof. Ash works at the forefront of his profession. He is a Consultant and Specialist Orthodontist with over 30 years clinical experience, with a special interest in sleep related breathing disorders, TMJD, and bruxism. He currently works in Harley Street London and two private hospitals in London as part of a multi-disciplinary team managing snoring and sleep apnoea, and is Visiting Professor of Orthodontics at the BPP University.