Sleep Apnea Risks

Introducing Our New Sleep Apnea Infographic

We’d like to introduce the infographic that we developed to help people understand the risks of high blood pressure (hypertension) and sleep apnea. Our goal is to get this infographic made into a poster that can hang in doctors’ offices to increase awareness. We hope this infographic will encourage more people to talk to their […]

5 Prescriptions You May Not Need If You Treat Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea might be described as a keystone condition. That’s because it’s just one condition that can have a dramatic impact on your overall health. The good news is that treating sleep apnea can have a dramatic impact on many health conditions. It can lead to significant improvement in many health conditions.

With Americans relying on […]

Sleep Apnea Suspected in Another Deadly Train Crash

After sleep apnea was implicated as the major cause of a NY train derailment that killed 4 people, injured 60 others and caused more than $9 million in property damage, NY transit instituted a program of sleep apnea screening eventually expanded to all engineers.

NJ Transit followed suit, supposedly screening […]

Sleep Apnea Treatment Can Reduce Truckers’ Risk of Accidents

As the conflict over new sleep apnea regulations for truckers in the US continues, a new Italian study may add relevant information. This study shows that sleep apnea treatment can dramatically reduce the risk that truckers with sleep apnea will be involved in accidents.

The study shows that after two years of treatment, their […]

Should We Define “Gestational Sleep Apnea”?

Although sleep apnea is more commonly considered a man’s problem, there are two times in their lives when women are at very elevated risk for sleep apnea. One of them is after menopause, when women’s risk of sleep apnea approaches and may even exceed a man’s of the same age.

But the […]

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