Category: Sleep Apnea


Sleep Apnea

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Symptoms of Apnea

Sleep Apnea

Signs and symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea include: • Excessive daytime sleepiness• Loud snoring• Observed episodes of breathing cessation during sleep• Abrupt awakenings accompanied by gasping or choking• Awakening with a dry mouth or sore throat• Morning headache• Difficulty concentrating during the day• Experiencing mood changes, such as depression or irritability• High blood pressure• Nighttime sweating• ….  Read More

When to see a doctor

Sleep Apnea

Please call Dr. Cuartas immediately if you experience, or if your partner observes, the following: • Snoring loud enough to disturb your sleep or that of others• Waking up gasping or choking• Intermittent pauses in your breathing during sleep• Excessive daytime drowsiness, which may cause you to fall asleep while you’re working, watching television or ….  Read More