Sleep Apnea Risk Archive

Child sleep apnea and how to treat it

According to the National Sleep Foundation, sleep apnea can be suffered by 2% up to 3% of children in all ages. Even newborn may suffer it too. Children with sleep apnea history and children who have adenoids or enlarged tonsils have the higher risk of this sleep disorder. And just like in adults, the risk

Understanding complications of sleep apnea

Complications of sleep apnea are the worst thing about this sleep disorder. Breathing pauses is just the beginning. After several episodes of breathing pauses, the more dangerous things will occur. And finally, it leads to the other health problems.

Copd and sleep apnea information

COPD and sleep apnea are sometimes thought to be related. Both of them are indeed sleeping disorder that can endanger the health condition of the people suffering them. COPD is the short of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease can be defined as a disorder that cause someone difficulty to breathe during sleeping.

Can Sleep Apnea Be Cured? Ways of Treating Sleep Apnea

CPAP is the most widely used treatment especially for moderate to severe sleep apnea. In the most case, sleep apnea can be treated with lifestyle changes. Treating sleep apnea with medicines is not recommended. Doctors will not suggest people to do it. Beside it, there is no medicine for sleep apnea. Medicine is only

Does Sleep Apnea Cause Weight Gain?

Based on the study, obesity is getting a problem for about 80% of people with sleep apnea. When you have sleep apnea, you will awake in the night for several times. Even several times in an hour. In the morning, you will feel so tired. You will through the day with high calorie fatty, caffeine

Can You Die From Sleep Apnea?

Research successfully identified the most common predictors of the sudden cardiac death by sleep apnea. Based on the research, this risk will grow depend on the age. An age of 60 years or older is one of them. The older people will get the higher risk. Having 20 episodes of apnea per hour and having