How Common Is Sleep Apnea _ Coastal Sleep

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Sleep apnea is a lot more common that you may realize, especially since it often goes undiagnosed.

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C O A S T A L S L E E P S L E E P A P N E A C L I N I C S HOW COMMON IS SLEEP APNEA Why are so many people not getting diagnosed Sleep apnea symptoms can such as depression are often treated without looking for the underlying cause. Since sleep apnea has a number of symptoms that may be illnesses in their own right or overlap with other disorder symptoms it can fail to be recognized and properly treated. OST OSA SUFFERERS REMAIN UNDIAGNOSED AND UNTREATED. 50 OF PATIENTS WITH TYPE II DIABETES HAVE OSA 35 OF PATIENTS WITH HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE HAVE OSA 6 SLEEP APNEA IS AS COMMON AS DIABETES AND ASTHMA. Sleep apnea is a lot more common that you may realize especially since it often goes undiagnosed. Source: www.coastalsleep.ca 9  IN THE MIDDLE-AGED WORKING POPULATION HAVE OSA MARSHALL ET AL. SLEEP 2008 1 IN 15 PEOPLE HAVE MODERATE TO SEVERE OSA YOUNG ET AL. JAMA 2004 25 WOMEN     AND       MEN

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