Sleep Apnea: Causes, Symptoms & Treatments

What is sleep apnea ?

Sleep apnea is a that involves the sufferer repeatedly stopping breathing during sleep. It can lead to serious health complications if left untreated. The most common risk factors for Sleep Apnea are: being overweight or obese, smoking, having a large neck size or being tall, and having nasal congestion or chronic allergies. The symptoms of Sleep apnea can include snoring loudly and excessively, waking up with a dry mouth or sore throat in the morning and feelings of tiredness.