Archive for September 29, 2013

The Device That Could Save Your Life

Written by Channel 11 Houston on September 29th, 2013. Posted in Obstructive sleep apnea treatment, Sleep apnea testing, Sleeping apnea

Sleep apnea testing

A sleep apnea appliance might save your life. This doesn’t sound credible to you right now, but a sleep apnea appliance makes it so that you can continue to breath through the night. Without breathing, you will either wake yourself up and lose out on valuable sleep or you will suffocate. That is what sleep apnea is. It is a condition or disorder which as characterized by abnormal pauses in breathing while asleep.

And it is a serious disorder. If you suffer from it, you should definitely contact your doctor, particularly as you grow more advanced in years. Remedies for sleep apnea might involve a device. Mouthpieces for sleep apnea, for instance, are quite common. But it is also a fairly comon disorder. Somewhere around 20