Showing news articles based on category Sleep Apnea.
Treating Sleep Disorders at Our DFW Clinics
Sleep disorders affect millions of people in the U.S. For instance, one common sleep disorder is sleep apnea, which causes you to stop breathing during the night. Left untreated, many sleep disorders can cause serious health effects, such as an increased risk for heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, and depression. Sleep issues can […]
Is There a Connection Between Sleep Apnea and ADHD?
Sleep apnea is a serious health condition that can take years off your life. There may also be a connection between sleep apnea and ADHD, a common mental health condition. People with ADHD may be more prone to sleep disorders like sleep apnea, and sleep apnea can also worsen symptoms of ADHD. In this article, […]
The Relationship Between Sleep Apnea and PTSD
There may be a connection between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and PTSD. People who suffer from PTSD may have a higher risk for developing sleep apnea. Also, people with untreated sleep apnea and PTSD may experience worse PTSD symptoms. In this article, we will explore the relationship between OSA and this serious mental health condition. […]
Sleep Apnea Treatment May Help with Blood Sugar Levels
Studies suggest that sleep apnea treatment with CPAP therapy may help reduce blood sugar levels for those with type 2 diabetes and prediabetes. Several studies indicate that CPAP therapy may help with better diabetes management and blood sugar control. We’ll discuss the findings, how sleep apnea and diabetes may be linked, and why sleep is […]