92 results for "sleep apnea"

Sleep Apnea (General)

Sleep apnea is a chronic disorder where a sleeping person's breath becomes shallow or stops completely. "Sleep apnea" is a general term for many...
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Sleep Apnea (Central)

There are different types of sleep apnea, one of which is called central sleep apnea. While this kind of sleep apnea...
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Sleep Apnea (Obstructive)

There are many types of sleep apnea and many causes for the condition. One sub-category of sleep apnea is obstructive sleep apnea....
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Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Pediatric Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) occurs when sleep is disrupted because of a full or partial airway blockage. If these or the tonsils are...
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Sleep Disorder

Among the more common sleep problems are insomnia, sleep apnea, narcolepsy, and restless leg syndrome. The two most common causes of sleep disorder are...
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Sleep-related Eating Disorder

Sleep-related eating disorder (SRED) is a rare condition where a person prepares and eats food while they are asleep. The condition can also manifest...
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Sleep Paralysis

Disruption of sleep due to sleep paralysis can cause additional episodes. Sleep disruption is a big factor in people who experience sleep paralysis....
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Sleep Terrors (Night Terrors)

Sleep terrors are most commonly seen in children, especially those who are experiencing a stressful situation, such as sleeping in a new home, going through...
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REM Sleep Behavior Disorder

REM sleep encompasses approximately 20% of nightly slumber, and it happens most often during the latter half. It is the time when dreaming takes place,...
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