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What is sleep apena?

What is sleep apena?

Breathing problem: Its an upper airway problem where your airway gets partially blocked when you sleep and that affects your breathing and oxygenation to the point that you will be constantly waking up (without noticing) all night to improve your breathing. That will cause you to have an ineffective sleep and cause tiredness throughout the day. On the long run, it causes hypertension and heart problems ...Read more

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Can sleep apena be cured?

Can sleep apena be cured?

Possible: Sleep apnea is treatable and in some cases can be cured. If the sleep apnea is related to obesity, then significant weight loss can lead to a cure. For those with a very mild degree, ENT surgery and be curative. The majority of patients require PAP therapy. ...Read more

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I had sleep apena as a child what is the odds that my 21 month old may have or will have it?

I had sleep apena as a child what is the odds that my 21 month old may have or will have it?

Depends on type: There are 2 main types of sleep apnea - central where your brain forgets to tell you to breath while you sleep, and obstructive, where the airway structures are more "floppy" and tend to block the airflow while you sleep as you relax those muscles. Central apnea is not hereditary. Obstructive apneas can run in families, especially if your child looks a lot like you did as an infant/toddler. ...Read more

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I had sleep apena as a child i now have a 11 month old what are the chances that she to might also have it?

I had sleep apena as a child i now have a 11 month old what are the chances that she to might also have it?

Maybe possible: From my experience, sleep apnea may have some familial tendencies like allergies, eczema, or asthma. But there is no way of telling whether your baby will develop sleep apnea, just because you had it. This is because there could many causes of sleep apnea. Some of them include, enlarged adenoids and tonsils, food reflux, obesity and many more. ...Read more

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Is it bad if I wake up 4-5 times per night if I can then fall back asleep? If it's not apnea, what are likely disorders, or could this be ok?

Is it bad if I wake up 4-5 times per night if I can then fall back asleep? If it's not apnea, what are likely disorders, or could this be ok?

Insomnia: Some possibilities include insomnia, parasomnia and restless leg syndrome. Insomnia can be related to unhealthy sleep habits and/or anxiety. If you would like professional help for rule outs, check out your local sleep center. http://www.ucsfhealth.org/clinics/sleep_disorders_center/ ...Read more

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I use 1.25mg of klonopin (clonazepam) for sleep -have moderate sleep apnea my dr. says it is ok any thoughts?

I use 1.25mg of klonopin (clonazepam) for sleep -have moderate sleep apnea my dr. says it is ok any thoughts?

Yes: Taking klonopin (clonazepam) daily will create dependence. Try to find a sleep aid that is not habit forming. There are other options. Work together with your physician. ...Read more

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If pulse ox is low at night- how to tell if it's sleep apena or copd? Is there a sure fire way to tell the cause? Sleep study showed very few.

If pulse ox is low at night- how to tell if it's sleep apena or copd? Is there a sure fire way to tell the cause? Sleep study showed very few.

Many causes....: There are many different problems that can cause a low pulse ox during sleep. A sleep test can diagnose obstructive sleep apnea as well as central sleep apnea. If neither of those are present as the cause of the low pulse ox, a pulmonary function test can determine if the airways are obstructed or restricted. An eval by a lung doc can help make the diagnosis and treat the cause. ...Read more

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I have sleep apnea. Is it OK to drink a glass of wine at dinner?

I have sleep apnea. Is it OK to drink a glass of wine at dinner?

Alcohol: Because alcohol is a muscle relaxant, the muscles at the back of your throat ease even more than usual, causing extra-severe symptoms. I believe that as long as you don't get drunk and arrant passing out It should be fine. Every one has different thresh hold. ...Read more

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