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Fatigue and Chronic Fatigue

September 6, 2011

Scientific Literature & Abstracts  

Impact of sleep and its disturbances on hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis activity

Marcella Balbo, Rachel Leproult, Eve Van Cauter 

http://www.hindawi.com/journals/ije/2010/759234/abs/ 

Salivary cortisol response to awakening in chronic fatigue syndrome

Amanda D L Roberts, Simon Wessely, Tudie Chalder, Andrew Papadopoulos, Anthony J Cleare

http://bjp.rcpsych.org/content/184/2/136.full  

Hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenal axis dysfunction in chronic fatigue syndrome, and the effects of low-dose hydrocortisone therapy

A J Cleare, J Miell, E Heap, S Sookdeo, L Young, G S Malhi, V O'Keane

http://jcem.endojournals.org/content/86/8/3545.full.pdf

Salivary cortisol patterns in vital exhaustion

N A Nicolson, R van Diest

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022399900001665


Sleep Apnea

March 12, 2013

Scientific Literature & Abstracts

Sleep Apnea and Cognitive Decline

http://journals.lww.com/neurotodayonline/Fulltext/2011/09010/Sleep_Apnea_Induced_Hypoxia_Implicates_as_a_Factor.1.aspx

Hypoxia, Not the Frequency of Sleep Apnea, Induces Acute Hemodynamic Stress in patients With Chronic Heart Failure

Gottlieb JD, et.al.

http://content.onlinejacc.org/article.aspx?articleid=1140153

Sleep Apnea

WebMD Staff

http://www.webmd.com/sleep-disorders/sleep-apnea/sleep-apnea

What is Sleep Apnea

NIH Staff

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/sleepapnea/