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Memorial Satilla Health Diagnosing Sleep Apnea

Memorial Satilla Health Diagnosing Sleep Apnea

(upbeat music) Diagnosing Sleep Apnea – You have to seek medical attention, that’s number one once you recognize the symptoms. Most of my patients, the spouse or some family member notices the problem and they convince that person to come forward. Next is to have an examination by a physician. And what we usually do …

Is My Snoring Dangerous?

Is My Snoring Dangerous?

While some snoring can be normal or may just be a bothersome sound, snoring is a common sign of a more serious health condition such as obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep apnea means abnormal pauses in the breathing when somebody is sleeping. Other symptoms to look for other than loud disruptive snoring include the person being …

10 Terrifying Sleep Facts to Loose Sleep Over

10 Terrifying Sleep Facts to Loose Sleep Over

“To sleep — perchance to dream.” It’s one of the most famous lines in literary history, written (probably?) by the man himself, Big Billy Shakespeare. The line, contemplating death and whatever lay beyond, springs to mind easily when thinking about actual sleep. But as we’ll discover today, while it’s a haunting line about mortality and …

Home Sleep Test Explained

Home Sleep Test Explained

Tired throughout the day? Do you snore loudly? Are you overweight? You may have a disorder called sleep apnea. People with sleep apnea stop breathing in their sleep for seconds or even minutes at a time. The airway gets obstructed, preventing oxygen from passing to the lungs. When untreated, sleep apnea can trigger a host …

How to do a home sleep test with Dream Again

How to do a home sleep test with Dream Again

Hi I’m John with Dream Again and I’m here to show you how to administer your home sleep test. Once you get the box in the mail, you’ll open it up, you’ll see it comes with some instructions laminated, so you wanna save those and return those with the device, remove the lid and the …

Sleep Study – Patient’s Perspective

Sleep Study – Patient’s Perspective

what brought me to the Sleep Lab for very first time was the fact my wife had brought up that I was heavy snorter and we had asked Dr. Crowd specifically about sleep apnea. at that time I also was probably about 95- bout ninety pounds heavier than when I currently am today at that …