4 in 100 middle-aged men and 2 in 100 middle-aged women have Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Approximately 95% remain undiagnosed and untreated. Obstructive Sleep Apnea is as common as adult asthma.

If left untreated, risks include high blood pressure, Heart disease and heart attack, stroke, automobile and work-related accidents.

The most common treatment is: CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) pronounced “see-PAP.” Other less common treatments include surgery and oral appliances, which may be effective in certain individuals.

Breathing becomes regular, snoring stops, and restful sleep is restored.

  • Snoring, interrupted by periods of silence or pauses in breathing
  • Gasping or choking during sleep
  • Restless sleep
  • Excessive sleepiness or fatigue during the day
  • Poor judgment
  • Irritability
  • Memory loss
  • Depression
  • Morning Headache