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What are the symptoms of Sleep Apnea?

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What are the symptoms of sleep apnea?

Sleep apnea affects 5-10% of adults in the United States, though a majority of sufferers go undiagnosed. Potentially dangerous symptoms, such as snoring , are often overlooked. 

Untreated sleep apnea is associated with a number of health risks, so it’s important to consult a sleep specialist if you experience the following signs and symptoms:

Nighttime symptoms

  • Loud persistent snoringLoud persistent snoring
  • Witnessed pauses in breathingWitnessed pauses in breathing
  • Choking or gasping for air during sleepChoking or gasping for air during sleep
  • Restless sleepRestless sleep
  • Frequent visits to the bathroomFrequent visits to the bathroom

Daytime symptoms

  • Early morning headachesEarly morning headaches
  • Excessive daytime fatigueExcessive daytime fatigue
  • Poor concentrationPoor concentration
  • Depression or irritabilityDepression or irritability
  • Sleepiness during routine activitiesSleepiness during routine activities

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