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Obesity And Sleep Apnea

Connection Between Obesity and Sleep Apnea Of the 12 million Americans with sleep apnea, over half are overweight. Sleep apnea involves chronically shallow, irregular, or stopped breathing and periodic snoring during sleep. Sleep apnea...

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Sleep Studies

My doctor says I need a sleep study. I don’t know what to expect. Let’s try and answer a few questions about what you can expect if you have to go to an overnight...

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment

What are the treatment options for obstructive sleep apnea? We are going to assume you’ve seen your physician and been referred to a sleep lab for sleep testing. Your sleep test was positive for...

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Do You have Sleep Apnea?

Do you have sleep apnea? Do you have any of these symptoms which could indicate sleep apnea? If so you’re not alone. Many people have undiagnosed sleep apnea. Snoring Snoring is usually the first...

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Diagnosing OSA

Diagnosing Obstructive Sleep Apnea Many people wonder just what testing they have to do for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. The answer is that the majority of people will need to have an overnight sleep study...

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Common Sleep Disorders

In the last few years, there have been many studies that find that common health issues may be caused by problems with sleep. You may find when you visit your doctor you are asked...

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