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transient cessation of respiration

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Since most patients are premature they have significant health problems like postoperative aponea, hypothermia, decreased metabolism of drugs and immature center.
This can be as a result of Central Sleep Aponea (CSA) i.
Obstructive Sleep Aponea may be a risk factor for the development of other medical conditions, including high blood pressure (hypertension), heart failure, heart rhythm disturbances, athero sclerotic heart disease, pulmonary hypertension and insulin resistance.
Ginger (Zingiber officinalis) has been shown to reduce blood pressure through endothelium calcium channel blocking effects (75,76); inhibit platelet aggregation (77); reduce atherosclerotic lesion areas by 44%, triglycerides by 27%, cholesterol by 29%, VLDL by 36% and 53%, LDL by 58% and 33%, oxidation of LDL by 45-60% (78,79); inhibit atherosclerosis (80,81); modulate artery wall contraction (82); increase atrial contractile force (83); and reduce blood pressure, bradycardia and aponea (84).
Disruption of proper sleep, as a result of sleep aponea, can affect normal morning erections.