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what are symptoms of sleep disorders?

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Dr. Strahil Atanasov
Sleep Medicine 38 years experience
Insomnia/hypersomnia: The 2 most common symptoms of sleep disorders are: 1) insomnia - difficulty initiating and/or maintaining sleep 2) hypersomnia - daytime sleepiness.
Dr. Gary Alder
Dentistry 47 years experience
Lethargy, EDS, head : Poor sleep leaves us tired, falling asleep at every opportunity (excessive daytime sleepiness eds) headaches, hypertension, weight gain, muscular pain and getting old before your time. It is under diagnosed and under treated. Over weight invites poor airway and breathing ability and should be suspected in all obese patients. Easy tell tail sign is and elongated uvula.. More than a centimeter.

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