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The 4 Symptoms of Sleep Apnea Your Child May Exhibit That Should Not Be Ignored by Amanda Patient Expert Posted Thu 23 Jul 2009 10:05pm In today’s stressful times, a good night’s sleep is hard to come by. Issues that arise in your everyday life can take a toll on your ability to relax your mind and rest soundly. If able to get some shut-eye, problems such as snoring may wake you and have a detrimental effect on your everyday life. The issue of snoring does not only affect adults, ... Read on »
Sleep Apnea - Symptoms and Prevention by Top3dentists Posted Wed 01 Jul 2009 6:42pm Sleep apnea refers to a disturbance in the breathing pattern while a person is asleep. What are the symptoms of sleep apnea? Gasping for breath while asleep Fatigue and the need to sleep at odd hours Breaks in sleep to take breath Waking tired A bad taste in the mouth at night Loud snoring Sweating while asleep Depr ... Read on »
CPAP reduces daytime sleepiness even if minimal sleep apnea symptoms by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 19 May 2011 12:00am - Continuous positive airway pressure, or CPAP, can increase alertness and even improve quality of life for sufferers of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), even if their symptoms are minimal, according to a study conducted by researche ... Read on »
Drug May Aid Sleep Apnea Symptoms at High Altitude by Medline Plus Posted Tue 11 Dec 2012 4:05pm People with sleep apnea can safely travel to high altitudes with the help of a diuretic and a commonly used breathing device, a new study from Switzerland suggests. Source: Reuters Health Related MedlinePlus Page: Sleep Apnea Read on »
Sleep Apnea Symptoms and Treatment Options for Women by Cascia T. Posted Wed 09 Oct 2013 2:20pm According to the National Sleep Foundation, women with sleep apnea are often misdiagnosed.  Because this is generally an obesity related disorder a growing number of men and women in the US suffer from sleep apnea.  This... Click on the title above to read more Read on »
Baby boomers awakening to symptoms, risks of sleep apnea by Andrea Patient Expert Posted Tue 09 Mar 2010 12:00am Hi everyone, I am finally back on Facebook as a fan page --- named Holy Hormones, of course! Be sure to check it out and become a fan, I will be posting articles on the page at least three days a week. There is also a link to the Fan Page on the right side of the blog. Read on »
Symptoms of and Treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea by Hpcsurgery Facebook Posted Tue 14 May 2013 4:08am Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a condition in which your breathing is pauses or decreases when you are asleep. It is caused by the narrowing or blocking of the airway. During sleep, the tissues in the upper throat collapse at different times, blocking the passage of air. When the breath pauses for more than ten seconds, it is called apnea. ... Read on »
Sleep Apnea can Mimic Symptoms of ADHD by Dr Shives Posted Wed 16 Sep 2009 3:17pm A recent study published in the medical journal, Pediatrics, in July 2009 found that one third of the 194 study subjects (who were age 4-10 years and had asthma) had Sleep Apnea (AKA  Sleep Disordered Breathing).  And these children also had significant behavioral problems when compared to those kids who did not have Sleep Apnea. The authors s ... Read on »
What Concerns do Doctors Have on Sleep Apnea? by Kodjoworkout Posted Wed 25 Sep 2013 10:21am 30% of all people living in America are unfortunate enough to suffer from symptoms of chronic snoring, and unfortunately, their sleeping partners constantly have to suffer for it. Snoring isn’t just an annoyance to those that are kept awake by it, but a potentially very harmful condition that can caus ... Read on »
SLEEP APNEA by Noman Khan Posted Tue 23 Jun 2009 6:54pm Obstructive sleep apnea, OSA, is a breathing related sleep disorder which can cause people to snore, as well as pose serious health threats. OSA is a condition that occurs when a person regularly stops breathing (apnea) for 10 seconds or longer during sleep. It is usually caused by either the tongue or the soft palate falling back against ... Read on »