Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) occurs when your breathing is disrupted during sleep, at times, for longer than ten seconds. During these periods, your breathing is reduced and you are basically not inhaling enough oxygen. Your breathing stops or becomes shallow because...
Effects of Sleep Apnea

Effects of Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a disorder in which your breathing repetitively pauses, while you sleep. It can happen several times during the night, ultimately affecting your mental clarity and attentiveness the next day. Sleep apnea though does more than make you heavy-eyed the...
Central Sleep Apnea

Central Sleep Apnea

Central sleep apnea (CSA) is a disorder where a person’s breathing stops during sleep. Basically, central sleep apnea results when a person’s brain stops relaying the appropriate signals to the muscles which control the breathing process. CSA is different from...