How Sleep Deprivation Affects Your Health

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When you visit your doctor, chances are that lifestyle factors like diet and exercise are part of the conversation. Increasingly, so is sleep. Sleep deprivation not only has short-term effects on alertness and cognitive function. Over time, it can lead to a host of other significant health issues, discussed in this episode hosted by Jonathan Fialkow, M.D., preventative cardiologist and lipidologist at Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute.

Guests:
Rachel Rohaidy, M.D., psychiatrist and medical director with the Recovery Village at Baptist Health South Florida
Harneet Walia, M.D., director of sleep medicine and continuous improvement at Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

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