Dr. Fazil’s Blog

Prostate Facts

  01) One in 10,000 men under the age of 40 develop prostate cancer, where as one in eight men between the ages of 60 and 80 suffer from the disease. 02) For some reason, not yet fully understood, the rate of prostate cancer among black men is higher than that of other race groups. …

Sleeping Fun Facts

01) We are the only mammals that willingly delay sleep. 02) Have trouble waking up on Monday morning? Blame “social jet lag” from your altered weekend sleep schedule. 03) Finding it hard to get out of bed in the morning is a real condition called Dysania. It may signal a nutritional deficiency, depression or other …

Sleep Apnea Fun Facts

01) More than 22 million Americans are dealing with sleep apnea right now. 02) 80% of moderate to severe sleep apnea cases are undiagnosed. 03) Sleep apnea symptoms include chronic snoring, waking up abruptly to the sensation of choking or gasping, excessive daytime sleepiness, insomnia, awakening with a dry throat, morning headaches, and irritability. 04) …