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Snoring Sleep Apnea

Why Snoring Shouldn't Be Ignored

Posted 01.14.2015 | Home

By Amanda MacMillan for Life by DailyBurn People who snore may think that their partners or roommates are the ones most affected by their nightly s...

The Big Road Risk Of Sleep Apnea

Posted 04.14.2013 | Home

Here's another reason to make sure your snoring isn't sleep apnea. According to a new study, people with sleep apnea -- a condition where a person ...

How Serious Is Snoring?

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 05.01.2013 | Home
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Overall, much less attention has been paid to the possible health problems of snoring when it is not accompanied by sleep apnea. The research that has been done in this area has returned conflicting evidence regarding the health risks associated with snoring.

Women, Wake Up: Sleep Apnea is Not Just a Male Disorder

David Volpi, M.D., P.C., F.A.C.S. | Posted 11.30.2012 | Home
David Volpi, M.D., P.C., F.A.C.S.

Sleep apnea is not just a male disorder. Women -- especially those with hypertension and/or obesity -- need to wake up to the dangers of OSA and seek treatment if diagnosed with it.

Sleep Apnea in Women: More Common Than We Thought?

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 11.22.2012 | Home
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Sleep apnea has traditionally -- and erroneously -- been seen as a "men's disorder." The truth is, obstructive sleep apnea is a common sleep disorder among women. And a new study indicates that the frequency of sleep apnea among women may be higher than we previously believed.

Snoring? Guess Who's Listening

Matthew Edlund, M.D. | Posted 10.03.2011 | Home
Matthew Edlund, M.D.

Snoring is not normal. Markedly interrupting sleep, it's associated with increased heart attack and stroke risk.