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A 30-year-old member asked:

Can you have sleep apnea and insomnia at the same time?

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Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 27 years experience
Yes: The two conditions can coexist and insomnia may make treating osa more challenging... Best to be seen by a sleep specialist.
Dr. Jose Medina-Bairan
Pulmonary Critical Care 36 years experience
Sleep apnea and inso: Yes, they are not exclusive, in fact, i see that very frequently in my practice.

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Could you potentially have sleep apnea and insomnia at the same time?

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