Priority Health: Sleep Apnea

People with sleep apnea may stop breathing for up to 400 seconds overnight ! The lack of Oxygen has dire consequences on your brain which in its turn affects your blood pressure , the heart and stroke.

Sleep apnea is a condition that is a significant problem for over 18 million Americans. It is estimated that another 10 million remain undiagnosed.

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Adaptive servo-ventilation is favored as a treatment besides surgery, lifestyle changes, losing weight etc. Alternative therapies include nasal strips, Didgeridoo therapy, singing therapy and others.

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