Sleep Disorders and Weight Gain

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Lack of quality sleep has been linked to many health problems including obesity. Today, we have Dr Prab Tumpati, a sleep and bariatric medicine physician and founder of W8MD.com. He serves as the medical director at Slumber Services Sleep Diagnostic Center, Dr Tumpati has considerable experience in treating any of the over 80 sleep disorders snoring, sleep apnea, insomnia, rest less leg syndrome, sleep walking, sleep talking in both adults and children. Having realized the connection between sleep disorders and weight gain, Dr Tumpati obtained additional training in the field of bariatric medicine dealing with medical weight loss and management of Metabolic Aspects of weight gain. He is a fellow with the American Academy of Bariatric Physicians. Today, we are going to talk about snoring, sleep apnea and the connection of sleep apnea with obesity.

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Dr. Prab Tumpati, Bariatrics and Sleep Specialist

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W8MD.com

 

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