Physician

Raising Sleep Apnea Awareness

Physician
Maybe this has happened to you. Maybe you don’t personally remember doing it, but your loved ones or your spouse have told you that you snore loudly, choke, cough and seem to wake up briefly, (and maybe often) throughout the night. Maybe this hasn’t happened to you, but you’ve seen it happen to a loved one. Many people think snoring is, “no big deal.” Many people find the snoring family member to be a source of comedy and entertainment. However, snoring, choking, snorting and other sounds like this in the middle of the night can mean that something much worst is going on with your loved one’s health. In fact, it could be tied to a disease that can prove deadly or cause chronic health problems if left untreated called sleep apnea. It’s extremely important for people that constantly ex