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Is Sleep Apnea on the Rise?

May 3, 2022

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Man with sleep apnea snoring in bed.

Every night, millions of people miss out on countless hours of rest because of sleep apnea; and what’s even more alarming is that many more cases go completely undiagnosed! But sleep apnea doesn’t just prevent you from getting a good night’s rest—it can sometimes lead to serious health concerns if left untreated. That said, keep reading to learn more about this condition and why it’s seemingly on the rise, along with some tips for lowering your risk of developing it.


What You Need to Know About Your Weight and Sleep Apnea

April 13, 2022

Filed under: Uncategorized — richardsonmjsc @ 7:26 am
Man snoring in bed

Do you frequently find yourself waking up several times each night? Are you gaining weight despite your best efforts to maintain a healthy diet? If you suffer from OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), you could be having up to 30 sleep disruptions each night. There’s a good chance that this is also exacerbating your unwanted weight gain. Here’s what we know about the link between the two and what you can do to break the cycle.