Tag Archives: Apnea

Sleep Apnea History

by marcinbunsch Sleep apnea is a disorder defined as a pause of breathing while asleep. There are three types of sleep apnea. Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is the most common. This type of sleep apnea is caused by an obstruction which stops the flow of air to the nose and mouth. The second type is… Read More »

Sleep Apnea Types

by umbrau44 Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder defined as a disruption of breathing while asleep. Many people do not even realize they have this disease, but if left untreated sleep apnea can be life-threatening and lead to an increased risk of heart disease and stroke. The main effects of this are sleep deprivation and… Read More »

Obstructive Sleep Apnea

by louis bennett There are three different types of sleep apnea: Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) which is the most common, Central Sleep Apnea (CSA), and Mixed Sleep Apnea. Individual’s that are diagnosed with OSA repeatedly stop and start breathing during sleep. This repeated stopping and starting of an individual’s breathing occurs when the throat muscles… Read More »

Sleep MD 4 U – Get Help for Sleep Apnea

Sleep is very important for all human beings–yes, all of us. Whether you are young or already advancing in age, we need sleep. While it gives the body rest, young people will find that sleep will contribute to their growth while older people will realize that sleep will enable their body to recuperate and rejuvenate… Read More »