The Oscar G. Johnson VA Medical Center in Iron Mountain has recently established a new CPAP clinic, reports WLUC.

“Getting sufficient sleep night after night has been linked to reduced risk factors for developing more serious mental illnesses and affective disorders, like depression especially,” says Elizabeth Kensinger, a professor of psychology at Boston College, and director of the school’s sleep lab. “It also seems like getting a good night’s sleep may minimize the likelihood of having anxiety disorders as well.”