Cancer is More Common in Women with Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Dr. Dan JensenSleep Apnea

Cancer is More Common in Women with Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a health disorder that causes breathing to continually stop and start while you are sleeping. Although it might seem similar to mere snoring, it is much worse. Additionally, although some people might view it as an annoyance, it is actually quite serious. For instance, after a person falls asleep, OSA results from throat muscles relaxing … Read More

Sleep Apnea’s Affect on Mental Health

Dr. Dan JensenSleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea's Affect on Mental Health

Sleep apnea is hard to live with. You wake up tired and groggy every morning, and struggle to get through the day. When bedtime comes, you’re relieved to throw yourself into bed, but sleep apnea wakes you up repeatedly, and you can’t get the rest you need. Not only does sleep apnea affect your physical health and wellbeing, it also … Read More

Latest Treatments for Sleep Apnea

Dr. Dan JensenSleep Apnea

Latest Treatments for Sleep Apnea

Have you been worried about your sleep? Do you have trouble falling asleep, or wake up repeatedly during the night? You know you’ve been in bed for 7 or 8 hours, but you still feel exhausted in the morning and struggle to get through your day. These are signs of sleep disturbances, and you may have sleep apnea. What is … Read More

Exercise Can Help Improve Your Sleep Breathing Issues

Dr. Dan JensenExercise, Lifestyle, News, Research, Sleep, Sleep Apnea

Exercise Can Help Improve Your Sleep Breathing Issues

Have you been having trouble breathing at night? Do you wake up in the night feeling short of breath, or gasping for air? If you’ve been struggling with sleep breathing issues, exercise could be the answer to breathing deeply, reducing daytime drowsiness, and getting a good night’s rest. Physical Activity and Sleep Several recent studies have looked at the links … Read More

Obstructive Sleep Apnea is More Serious Than People Realize

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea is More Serious Than People Realize

Have you been struggling to sleep at night, wake up repeatedly, or feel fatigued when you wake up in the morning? If you have sleep apnea, it is important to recognize the seriousness of this sleeping disorder is. Don’t fall into the trap of thinking it’s not a big deal, or convince yourself you can function without a proper night’s … Read More

Things that Worsen Obstructive Sleep Apnea

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Things that Worsen Obstructive Sleep Apnea

If you have been struggling to get a good night’s sleep, wake up many times throughout the night, or wake up feeling tired and groggy, you might be struggling with obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is more common that you might think, affecting more than 18 million adults in America, many of whom never receive a diagnosis or seek treatment. … Read More

Sleep Apnea and Depression

Dr. Dan JensenMental Health, Overall Health, Research, Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea and Depression

Sleep Apnea only affects sleep, right? While it is true that sleep apnea affects your ability to sleep at night, it’s been linked to a lot of negative health effects. Those with sleep apnea are more at risk of heart disease, diabetes, and a weakened immune system, just to name a few. Recent studies show that sleep apnea is also … Read More

The Effects of Sleep Apnea on the Body

Dr. Dan JensenOverall Health, Sleep Apnea

The Effects of Sleep Apnea on the Body

Have you been struggling to sleep at night, or do you wake up in the morning feeling like you haven’t slept at all? At Sound Sleep Medical we know all about the toll sleep apnea takes on your body and on your health. Sleep apnea is a sleep disturbance that hinders you from getting a proper night’s sleep. With sleep … Read More

Floppy eyelids may be sign of sleep apnea

Dr. Dan JensenNews, Signs & Symptoms, Sleep Apnea

Floppy eyelids may be sign of sleep apnea

Have you been struggling to sleep at night, and feeling fatigued during the day? You might be suffering from sleep apnea. While we know many of the symptoms of hearing loss, a new study may have just identified another sign of sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a condition that affects your ability to get a good night’s sleep. … Read More

Why You Should Take Sleep Apnea Seriously

Dr. Dan JensenResearch, Signs & Symptoms, Sleep Apnea

Why You Should Take Sleep Apnea Seriously

Not everyone who snores has sleep apnea and not every person with sleep apnea snores so loudly they are being urged to seek treatment. If you snore and are being urged to a significant other to get treatment – or you feel there is some issue that is preventing you from getting a sound sleep – the possibility of having … Read More