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Nursing Care Plan For Hypertension Gout Cva Seizure Sleep Apnea
Seizure is also known as Generalized seizures in adults. A seizure is a symptom in which a person has a convulsion or epileptic attack, usually involving jerking movements of the head, limbs, and rest of the body. It represents abnormal brain function, and can be caused by fever (mainly in young children), by brain infections or tumors, by drug abuse or overdoses, by chemical ...Read more
What type of seizures are I having I have seizures only in the mornings between 9 am and 10 am I also have sleep apnea?
How long does it take for sleep apnea to cause hypertension? I am a 24 y old and I have hypertension. Should I have a sleep study for sleep apnea?
Maybe: Do you have other signs or symptoms such as snoring, grinding your teeth, day time sleepiness, morning headaches, overweight, greater than a 15" neck, diabetes, lack of concentration, memory problems? If yes, then you should talk to your doctor. Sleep apnea is the #1 cause of hypertension. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I heard that if you have sleep apnea you will more than likely have a seizure? Or a stroke if not treated I have had several seizures and one stroke.
Stroke & apnea: Obstructive sleep apnea often leads to increased blood pressure and is a risk factor for stroke. People who have had a stroke are also at risk of developing sleep apnea. The major risk factors for stroke remain to be smoking, high blood pressure, diabetes mellitus, atherosclerosis and atrial fibrillation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
It's hard to say.: Inadequate sleep prevents the body from healing itself which leads to inflammation in the body. Inflammation is key cause of many health problems like asthma, hypertension, arthritis, and auto-immune disorders, have an obvious inflammatory component. Treating sleep apnea helps to lower systemic inflammation, which might prevent or help remedy some serious health problems. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Would an in-lab overnight assessment for sleep apnea also identify seizures during sleep, if they were occurring?
Cerebral vascular accident is also known as Stroke. Stroke is cause by a vascular event that results in death of brain tissue. It can result from a blood vessel rupture causing hemorrhage, an embolus that blocks a brain artery or plaque rupture that ...Read more
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