Sleep apnea tipsPosted: Updated:
Having trouble with sleep apnea?
The only way you can diagnose and qualify for treatment and insurance/medicare is to be tested by a physician. You must have a sleep study at home or in a sleep lab.
Signs and symptoms that can indicate sleep apnea:
1) sleepiness during the day
2) morning headaches
3) acid reflux
4) restless leg syndrome
5) sleep walking / talking
6) grinding teeth during sleep
Other important sleep apnea information:
Overwieght or obesity can contribute to problems
Meds that are used for insomnia can alter sleep
High percentage of women who are pregnant suffer from sleep apnea
After the age of sixty for men and women 60% suffer from sleep apnea