Study describes Relationship between Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Cognitive Outcomes

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Disrupted sleep is commonly observed throughout the lifespan of individuals with Down syndrome, with an observed incidence of 50-100%. Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome(OSAS) has been demonstrated in studies to be a key contributor to the loss of sleep quality in Down syndrome. OSAS increases with age. The relation of OSAS to cognitive and behavioral impairment …

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For a person with Down syndrome, quality of life equals independence and inclusion

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LuMind Foundation is dedicated to making this a reality for the hundreds of thousands affected by¬†finding treatments to improve cognition including learning, memory and speech for people with Down syndrome. We are the leading private source of funding in the United States for Down syndrome cognition research. Read about our results. We operate under the …

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