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How does sleep apnea affect people's lives? Patient and spouse
7 doctors weighed in

Dr. Thomas Stern
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
4 doctors agree
In brief: Sleep apnea
They are at increased risk for high blood pressure, diabetes, strokes and heart attacks. The spouses of sleep apnea patients can have disturbed sleep from the loud snoring and movements of their partner.

In brief: Sleep apnea
They are at increased risk for high blood pressure, diabetes, strokes and heart attacks. The spouses of sleep apnea patients can have disturbed sleep from the loud snoring and movements of their partner.
Dr. Thomas Stern
Dr. Thomas Stern
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Dr. Randy Sussmane Stubbs
Internal Medicine - Sleep Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Sleep apnea
It interrupts the spouse's sleep.
It can cause or worsen heart attack, stroke, diabetes, hypertension, heart failure, among others. The patient is tired usually and can fall asleep inappropriately.

In brief: Sleep apnea
It interrupts the spouse's sleep.
It can cause or worsen heart attack, stroke, diabetes, hypertension, heart failure, among others. The patient is tired usually and can fall asleep inappropriately.
Dr. Randy Sussmane Stubbs
Dr. Randy Sussmane Stubbs
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