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Top 5 Sleep Apnea Myths

The best way of knowing and treating your sleep apnea is getting the facts straight. You may have heard some conflicting information, so we’re here to set the record straight! 1. It’s Not That Big of a Deal Sleep apnea is a serious, yet treatable condition. Even when depleted of oxygen for only a few

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Do I Have Sleep Apnea?

Millions of people have a sleep disorder called obstructive sleep apnea, but they don’t know it. We’ve created questions you can complete and discuss with your doctor. What Is Obstructive Sleep Apnea? If you have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), your breathing is interrupted several times per hour, which deprives your body and brain of oxygen. While

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Defining Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a common disorder that causes interruptions in breathing during sleep, preventing oxygen from reaching the brain. Sufferers wake hundreds of times per night, each time normal breathing is interrupted, and the brain is depleted of oxygen. As a result, they never feel rested and experience excessive daytime grogginess. It is not a