A recent study on treatment involves a rather controversial medicinal agent: Dronabinol.
Untreated Childhood Sleep Apnea Harms Brain
Norman’s bouts with sleep apnea seemed to worsen when he was drinking. His snoring grew worse. He’d awaken frequently, gasping for breath.
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) often requires treatment with a CPAP. Learn about ways to make CPAP masks more comfortable and easier to use.
Psoriasis and sleep apnea share a common link — inflammation. Does this mean these two conditions are connected?
Struggling with your CPAP machine? Do not give up! Talk to your doctor about your concerns.
If you wake up with headache pain or snore a lot at night, you may have obstructive sleep apnea, a potential migraine trigger.
Based on what is already known about sleep disorders and how they complicate heart disease, little effort has been made to aggressively identify and then treat these sleep disorders.
This decision to remove sleep-apnea screening comes as a surprise, given recent high-profile incidents involving drowsy truck drivers.
Research suggests timely psychiatric intervention to improve quality of life for those with OSA and regular screening of depression as part of OSA management to reduce mental health risks.
It appears that there is a close association between homocysteine levels and OSA.