SLEEP APNEA

UNDERSTANDING SLEEP APNEA

As many as half of people with Obstructive Sleep Apnea are overweight.

SYMPTOMS

• Loud snoring that typically bothers others

• Gasping or choking sounds

• Breathing pauses observed by someone watching you sleep

• Sudden body jerking

• Restless tossing and turning

• Frequent awakening while sleep

 

You may also experience:

• Morning headaches

• Dry mouth or throat

• Feeling sleepy or fatigued during the day

• Poor memory or mood swings

 

COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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