Tag: Apnea

  • Exploring New Treatments for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

    Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), which affects over 22 million Americans, occurs when throat muscles relax during sleep causing airway blockages to narrow or collapse thereby disrupting normal breathing patterns and interfering with sleep quality. OSA has been associated with serious health consequences including high blood pressure, cardiovascular disease and stroke – potentially life-threatening consequences of…

  • Unraveling the Mystery of Sleep Apnea: A Scientific Perspective

    Discover the science behind sleep apnea in the article in The Science Times, including its classification, risk factors, and the ways it disrupts daily life. Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder where breathing stops and starts continually during sleep. There are three main types of sleep apnea: Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA): This is the most common…