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Sleep Drunkenness

Sleep Drunkenness

Over the last few decades, there has been an increase in studies on sleep apnea. We have identified and named many more sleep issues, including sleep drunkenness, thanks to these studies.  What is Sleep Drunkenness?  Sleep drunkenness leads to people waking...
Can Sleep Apnea Cause Depression?

Can Sleep Apnea Cause Depression?

Depression has been on the rise within the United States, according to Mental Health America, with a significant uptick since the pandemic hit. Meanwhile, sleep apnea cases have also grown over the last few years, so can we say there is a correlation between sleep...
Famous People With Sleep Apnea

Famous People With Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea affects about 26% of adults aged 30 to 70. With that many people having the same issue, it only makes sense that many famous people would also suffer from sleep apnea.  Here are five famous people that suffer from sleep apnea:  Amy Poehler Image:...
Can I Die From Sleep Apnea?

Can I Die From Sleep Apnea?

It’s a terrible thing to think you could be at risk for dying in your sleep due to an illness that often goes undiagnosed. According to the National Institutes of Health, “Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) affects approximately 20% of US adults, of whom about 90% are...
What Causes Obstructive Sleep Apnea?

What Causes Obstructive Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea cases have been on the rise over the past few years, with an added boost since the pandemic caused shutdowns in 2020. In order to help our patients get the best night’s sleep, we need to stay on top of the latest finding by medical professionals. ...
Five Books About Sleep

Five Books About Sleep

Good sleep has become an art form. There are so many books written on the best way to sleep well that we thought it would be helpful if we list some of our favorites.  According to the National Library of Medicine, Biotech Information (pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov),...
How To Start Wearing a CPAP

How To Start Wearing a CPAP

If your physician has told you that you should start wearing a CPAP, you probably feel a little overwhelmed. Many people order their CPAP, sleep with it for the first time and realize that it didn’t solve all their problems. Many patients have more problems because...
How Many Events Should I Expect With a CPAP?

How Many Events Should I Expect With a CPAP?

Have you found this article after Googling “How Many Events Is Normal with a CPAP?” or something similar? That’s an extremely common question that new CPAP users ask. When we fit our patients with their first machine, we go through their expectations, but often the...