Posts With Category: ‘Sleep Apnea’
Are There Alternatives to a CPAP Machine For Sleep Apnea?
If you’ve been diagnosed with sleep apnea, you probably know that using your CPAP machine is very important. Many patients, however, have trouble using CPAP, so they don’t use it every night or stop using it completely. If that’s the case, it’s important to talk to your doctor about a CPAP alternative to ensure you […]Read More
What Are Common Sleep Apnea Side Effects?
Sleep apnea is a common yet serious disorder that can greatly impact your quality of life and overall health. In this blog, the sleep specialists at eos sleep diagnostics explain more about the effects of this sleep disorder, including some common sleep apnea side effects. What is sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is characterized by repeated […]Read More
Common Symptoms of Sleep Apnea in Women
The stereotypical sleep apnea patient is an older, overweight man, and although that type of patient is quite common, women also get sleep apnea. Unfortunately, they frequently go undiagnosed or are misdiagnosed, which allows this potentially dangerous condition to continue to affect their health and well-being. In this blog, the board-certified sleep doctors at eos […]Read More
Do Mouthguards For Sleep Apnea Help?
Sleep apnea can cause a variety of troubling symptoms, from loud snoring to chronic daytime sleepiness. This sleep disorder is often treated with a CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) machine, but many patients find it difficult to use. As an alternative, oral appliance therapy is often easier to get used to and can yield excellent […]Read More
Sleep Apnea and Weight Gain
Sleep apnea and your weight are often interconnected, leading to a vicious cycle of sleep apnea and weight gain causing sleep deprivation and the inability to lose excess weight. In this blog, the board-certified sleep specialists at eos sleep explain how sleep apnea is related to weight gain and what you can do to help […]Read More
Can Sleep Apnea Affect Blood Pressure?
Sleep apnea is a serious medical condition that can affect your entire well-being and increase the possibility that you’ll develop a number of chronic health issues. In this blog, the sleep specialists and ear, nose, and throat doctors at eos sleep explain whether sleep apnea can affect high blood pressure. Can sleep apnea affect blood […]Read More
All You Need To Know About Oral Appliance Therapy for Sleep Apnea
Oral appliance therapy can be an effective treatment for mild to moderate sleep apnea. It can help you get more restful sleep and improve the way you feel as well as your overall health. In this blog, the sleep specialists at eos sleep explain what you need to know about oral appliance therapy for sleep […]Read More
What Doctor Should I See For Sleep Apnea?
If your partner frequently complains of your loud snoring and you always feel sleepy during the day, you may have sleep apnea. In this blog, the board-certified sleep doctors at eos sleep explain what doctor you should see if you suspect you may have sleep apnea. What is sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is a serious […]Read More
How Does My Weight Affect My Sleep Apnea?
If you’re overweight, you’re more likely to develop sleep apnea, which can make you feel sleepy, anxious and depressed. This may make you tempted to eat more, which can make further the connection between being overweight and sleep apnea. In this blog, the board-certified sleep doctors at eos sleep explain more about how being overweight […]Read More
How To Treat Snoring Without Surgery
Snoring is a very common condition that affects about 45% of adults. It’s frequently not taken very seriously, but it can disrupt your sleep as well as that of your loved ones. In fact, it can even be a possible symptom of obstructive sleep apnea, a serious sleep disorder. In this blog, the board-certified sleep […]Read More
Can Spring Affect my Sleep Apnea?
Sleep apnea affects millions of Americans, and if you suffer from this disorder, your symptoms can get even worse in the spring. In this blog, the board-certified ear, nose, and throat doctors at eos sleep explain why sleep apnea can get worse during spring – and what you can do about it. What is sleep […]Read More
What is a CPAP Machine?
If you’ve been diagnosed with sleep apnea, a common yet potentially dangerous sleep disorder, chances are that your doctor may have recommended that you use a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machine. In this blog, the board-certified doctors at eos sleep will explain what a CPAP machine is used for, as well as its benefits […]Read More
Sleep Disorders and How to Tell if You Have One
A good night’s sleep is easy to take for granted. But if you have a sleep disorder, you may have difficulty falling asleep or sleeping through the night. In some cases, you may not even be aware that your sleep is being interrupted, and you may find that you’re excessively tired during the day. A […]Read More
Dangers of Untreated Sleep Apnea
If you have sleep apnea, it’s important to get an accurate diagnosis and receive effective treatment for this serious disorder. It can cause short- and long-term health issues that may affect your well-being in serious ways if left untreated. What is sleep apnea? This very common disorder causes breathing to pause repeatedly during sleep. These […]Read More
Should I Worry About Snoring in Children?
Children and snoring is a common problem that a lot of parents face. If your child snores, you may be worrying about the medical implications. Snoring is well-known as one of the major indicators of sleep apnea, a serious medical condition. In many cases, snoring in children is fairly harmless, but if it persists for […]Read More