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Bill would add sleep apnea screening to Medicare preventive physicals

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05/23/2014

DARIEN, Ill. – Under a bill introduced this week, Medicare would screen for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) during initial preventative physical exams, according to an American Academy of Sleep Medicine release.

FAA to screen obese pilots for OSA

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11/20/2013

WASHINGTON - Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) officials say they will start screening obese pilots and air traffic controllers for obstructive sleep apnea, ABC News reports.