Sleep Apnea Symptoms and Signs: Snoring, Depression, Insomnia, and GERD


Sleep apnea symptoms range from mild to severe. One person may have few signs of sleep apnea: snoring and gasping while asleep may be the only indication of the sleep disorder. For others, sleep apnea can cause depression, weight gain, and personality changes, all due to disrupted sleep patterns. Sleep Apnea Snoring and Obstructed Breathing […]

Definition of Sleep Apnea: Adult Snoring, Sleep Apnea Symptoms and CPAP Treatment


Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that affects eighteen million Americans and millions more worldwide. Many people who live with sleep apnea are unaware they even have a sleep disorder. They may dismiss symptoms of sleep apnea as simply snoring, or attribute tiredness and irritability to stress or other variables. Often family members are more […]

Children Sleep Apnea: The Effects of Sleep Disorder in Children


It is estimated that at least 1 to 10% of children suffer from sleep apnea. Snoring and breathing through the mouth during sleep instead of through the nose are among the most common signs of this sleep disorder in children. Some children may also show signs of gasping and restlessness. Sleep apnea may be classified […]

Causes, Treatments and Prevention of Obstructive Sleep Apnea


his article provides an overview of causes, treatments, and prevention of Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Sleep apnea can be a worrisome concern for many – and for many reasons. This sleep disorder can be a catalyst for secondary medical conditions, or become the secondary condition. The Canadian Lung Association provides detailed and useful information concerning sleep […]

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