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FDA approves new chest implant that can cut sleep apnea by 68 percent

U.S. regulators have approved a first-of-its-kind implant that can help ward off moderate to severe sleep apnea, a chronic disorder which affects up to 18 million Americans. Sleep apnea is a condition in which the breathing passage collapses or becomes blocked during sleep — complications can include heart disease and…