Things to know all about Home sleep apnea test: Symptoms and Treatment

July 11th, 2019 by Vishal Saini

Home sleep apnea test MiniSleep Apnea is a sleep disorder. In this condition, a patient’s breathing interrupts while they are sleeping. The pauses in breathing can last up to 10 to 30 seconds. A patient could stop breathing up to 400 times during the night. Getting restless sleep during the night leads to the patient feeling tired the next day. They could not concentrate on their work or study. If you think you have sleep apnea ten checks with a doctor soon. Read the rest of this entry »

Get Rid of Sleep Disorders & Insomnia with Sleep Disorder Specialist

June 21st, 2019 by Vishal Saini

Sleep Disorder SpecialistMany people believe sleep disorders only cause sleepiness, but it is not completely true. Sleep disorders troubles you in many ways. It poses a serious threat to your physical and mental health. A scarcity of quality sleep can affect your relations, health, and psychological ability. It can also lead to depression. Insomnia is one such problem that does not only deteriorates your health but affects your life as well. It is a health issue that you should not ignore at any cost.

Nowadays more than millions of individuals suffer from a chronic sleep disorder. The problem is common in people of all age groups including teenagers, adult and children. Sleep disorders or insomnia, when left untreated can lead to mental problems like stress & anxiety. Though the reasons that cause sleep disorder or insomnia may vary, it has become a need of an hour to address the problem. So if you are someone who is having trouble sleeping, you should definitely consult a sleep disorder specialist to treat the problem from the root. Read the rest of this entry »

The Best Available Sleep Apnea Treatment Devices

June 14th, 2019 by Vishal Saini

Sleep Apnea Treatment DevicesIf your board-certified sleep doctor diagnosed you with obstructive sleep apnea, in which the relaxed throat muscles cause airflow to pass through narrowed airway producing the snoring sound and interrupted sleep. The air finds difficulty reaching your lungs. The science and technology has invented different ways to treat this sleep disorder. Talking about devices and gadgets, the most resulting and widely used sleep test devices to treat your sleep apnea disorder are Continuous Positive Airway Pressure known as CPAP machines, dental appliances or sleep apnea mouth guard. Read the rest of this entry »

A Guide to the Home Sleep Test

June 10th, 2019 by Vishal Saini

Do you wake up tired, feel headaches or your mouth is dry every morning? If yes, then you may be suffering from Obstructive sleep apnea. To find out whether you are suffering from it or is there another sleeping disorder, you need to test your sleep. But before moving to the test process, let’s talk about Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).
Obstructive sleep apnea happens due to interruption of breathing during sleep producing the snoring sound. Throat and chest help you in breathing. Body muscles including these relax while sleep. The relaxed throat muscles cause partial or complete obstruction of the upper airways interrupting your breath. Read the rest of this entry »

What is Sleeping Disorder and Types of Sleeping Disorder Tests?

June 2nd, 2019 by Vishal Saini

Sleeping disorder is regarded as the problem with the time, quality and amount of sleep that can cause problems with the functioning and also distress during the day time. There are many types of sleeping disorders where insomnia is considered to be the most common one. There are other sleeping disorders like obstructive sleep apnea, narcolepsy, and restless leg syndrome. The sleeping problems linked to not only physical problems but also mental problems. It can contribute to a mental health condition or it can be a symptom of other mental health condition.

It has been reported that in primary care, there is 10-20 percentage of people who have complained of the significant sleep problems while one-third of the adults have reported insomnia symptoms while 6-10 percentage of people meet up with the criteria of the insomnia disorder. Read the rest of this entry »

Coronary Heart Disease: It’s Impact on Sleep

April 24th, 2019 by Vishal Saini

Sleep is an indispensable part of human body, which is very crucial for smooth and proper functioning of the body. Sleep can be affected by various adverse factors, which could be illness, injury, environment change, hormonal disturbances or aging.

Coronary heart disease is one of the factors responsible for significantly affecting sleep in patients with heart conditions. Coronary heart disease means narrowing of the blood vessels which supply blood and oxygen to the heart muscles. Common symptoms of coronary heart disease are but not limited to pain in the chest and arms, sweating, dizziness, breathlessness (just to list a few of them).
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Sleep Apnea and Kidney function

April 27th, 2018 by Vishal Saini

Effect of Sleep Apnea on Kidney function in patients with Type 2 Diabetes

Sleep apnea is a dysfunctional breathing which involves temporary collapsing of the upper airway during sleep. Sleep apnea can impact health of a diabetic patient in many ways. It can cause hyperglycemia, which is increase in blood sugar levels further worsening the condition. Sleep apnea can also worsen the kidney function by increasing the albumin excretion and it is seen in more exacerbated form in patients with type 2 diabetes.

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Obstructive sleep apnea and risk of cardiovascular events

March 9th, 2018 by Vishal Saini

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) have been reported to be a risk factor for cardiovascular disease. A decade-long research study was done using the database of over 10,000 individuals who underwent sleep testing.

What are cardiovascular events?

It is a class of disease that involves heart or blood vessels. Cardiovascular disease includes but not limited to heart attack, hypertension, stroke, heart failure, angina, or thromboembolism (formation of blood clots). To assess the effect of sleep apnea researchers studied its association with the risk of occurrence of cardiac events like myocardial infarction, stroke, exacerbation of congestive heart failure, and coronary artery bypass surgery. In comparison to normal population, people in high risk group are more prone to develop cardiovascular disease due to obstructive sleep apnea. The high risk group includes elderly people, male gender, prior diabetes, prior hypertension, prior stroke, prior MI, prior CHF, prior COPD, and smokers.
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Sleep Apnea and Parkinson’s disease

February 23rd, 2018 by Vishal Saini

Relationship between sleep apnea and Parkinson’s disease

Many of you might be wondering how sleep apnea is linked to Parkinson’s disease which can cause a significant impact on the life of an individual. A clinical trial was conducted on over 9,000 people with sleep apnea to assess it’s correlation with development of Parkinson’s disease. The results of this research has shown a positive correlation between sleep apnea and development of Parkinson disease specially in female population.
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Is menopause affecting quality of your sleep?

February 11th, 2018 by Vishal Saini

What is menopause?

Are you experiencing hot flashes, mood swings, vaginal dryness along with tossing and turning in your bed due to lack of sleep? If answer to these questions is yes, then you are in the phase of menopause.
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