Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is a risk factor for Hypertension. A recent study of 55 patients with OSA and Hypertension who were treated with Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) for 1 year shows that long-term treatment of OSA patients with CPAP may significantly reduce their Blood pressure.

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