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We found 21 results for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  1. Snoring and ObstructiveSleepApnea
  2. Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for ObstructiveSleepApnea Information on uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP), a treatment for obstructivesleepapnea. Explains that UPPP is a procedure to remove excess tissue in the throat to make the airway wider. Discusses effectiveness and risks.
  3. Tracheostomy for ObstructiveSleepApnea Discusses tracheostomy to treat obstructivesleepapnea (OSA). This surgery is done only for severe OSA. Explains that permanent opening in windpipe is created. Discusses possible complications, including lung infection, trouble talking, or scar tissue.
  4. Sleep Apnea Focuses on obstructivesleepapnea. Discusses causes, including narrowed airways and obesity. Covers symptoms like snoring, gasping during sleep, and daytime sleepiness. Info on treatment with CPAP and oral or nasal breathing devices.
  5. Sleep Apnea: What Is It? Learn what sleepapnea is and why it's important to treat it.
  6. Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy for ObstructiveSleepApnea and Snoring
  7. Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy for ObstructiveSleepApnea
  8. Sleep Apnea: Should I Have a Sleep Study? Guides through decision to have sleep study to diagnose obstructivesleepapnea. Includes pros such as diagnosis that can lead to treatment. Also offers cons such as cost. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  9. Sleep Apnea: Should I Have Surgery? Guides through decision to have surgery for sleepapnea. Discusses problems like depression and high blood pressure associated with lack of treatment. Covers alternatives to surgery. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  10. Stages of SleepApnea
  11. Sleep Apnea: Uvulopalatoplasty
  12. Sleep Apnea: Time to Get Checked Learn about the different ways that sleepapnea can affect the quality of your life.
  13. Sleep Apnea: Oral Devices
  14. Sleep Apnea: Using CPAP Learn how CPAP works and how to use a CPAP machine to treat sleepapnea.
  15. Sleep Apnea: Having Trouble With CPAP? Learn ways to get past common problems with using CPAP.
  16. Sleep Apnea: Fiber-Optic Pharyngoscopy
  17. Sleep Apnea: Less Common Surgeries
  18. Sleep Apnea: How Is It Treated? Learn about treatment choices for sleepapnea.
  19. Sleep Apnea: How Treatment Can Improve Your Life Learn about the benefits of treating sleepapnea.
  20. Sleep Problems, Age 12 and Older Discusses various sleep problems of those 12 and older. Covers insomnia, sleepapnea, narcolepsy, and restless leg syndrome. Offers tips to improve sleep. Includes interactive tool to help you decide when to call a doctor.
  21. Heart Failure and Sleep Problems

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