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Where can you get tested for insomnia besides 'sleep' clinic since I don't sleep?

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Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: At home - possibly

Home sleep tests are usually done with a pulse oximeter - a device that measures the oxygen saturation in your blood.
If it is low, that is an indication that a patient may have an obstruction causing low oxygen. However, sleep clinics can also do tests to determine sleep problems. Restless legs, abnormal ekg's, and other problems can also be detected.

In brief: At home - possibly

Home sleep tests are usually done with a pulse oximeter - a device that measures the oxygen saturation in your blood.
If it is low, that is an indication that a patient may have an obstruction causing low oxygen. However, sleep clinics can also do tests to determine sleep problems. Restless legs, abnormal ekg's, and other problems can also be detected.
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