New research links breathing problems, insomnia

December 4, 2012 10:48:15 AM PST
There's new evidence out that suggests a link between breathing problems and insomnia.

Researchers have found that people who have respiratory problems show a drop in the volume of oxygen inhaled which could affect just how deep the rest is. Chronic insomniacs wake up as many as 30 times overnight.

The study appears in the journal "Sleep"