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  1. Sleep Apnea Focuses on obstructive sleepapnea. 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.
  2. Sleep Apnea: What Is It? Learn what sleepapnea is and why it's important to treat it.
  3. Sleep Apnea: Uvulopalatoplasty
  4. Stages of SleepApnea
  5. Snoring and Obstructive SleepApnea
  6. Sleep Apnea: Fiber-Optic Pharyngoscopy
  7. Sleep Apnea: Less Common Surgeries
  8. Sleep Apnea: Oral Devices
  9. Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for Obstructive SleepApnea Information on uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP), a treatment for obstructive sleepapnea. Explains that UPPP is a procedure to remove excess tissue in the throat to make the airway wider. Discusses effectiveness and risks.
  10. Tracheostomy for Obstructive SleepApnea Discusses tracheostomy to treat obstructive sleepapnea (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.
  11. Sleep Apnea: Using CPAP Learn how CPAP works and how to use a CPAP machine to treat sleepapnea.
  12. Sleep Apnea: Having Trouble With CPAP? Learn ways to get past common problems with using CPAP.
  13. Sleep Apnea: Time to Get Checked Learn about the different ways that sleepapnea can affect the quality of your life.
  14. Sleep Apnea: How Is It Treated? Learn about treatment choices for sleepapnea.
  15. Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy for Obstructive SleepApnea and Snoring
  16. Sleep Apnea: Should I Have a Sleep Study? Guides through decision to have sleep study to diagnose obstructive sleepapnea. Includes pros such as diagnosis that can lead to treatment. Also offers cons such as cost. Includes interactive tool to help you decide.
  17. Sleep Apnea: How Treatment Can Improve Your Life Learn about the benefits of treating sleepapnea.
  18. 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.
  19. Sleep Problems Provides links to info about sleep problems. Includes insomnia, sleepapnea, snoring, and testing. Also includes sleep problems in children.
  20. Sleeping Better Discusses how you can get better sleep. Covers reasons for sleep problems, such as stress, depression, or insomnia. Offers sleep tips such as avoid caffeine and don't exercise in late afternoon. Does not cover sleepapnea or sleep disorders.
  21. Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy for Obstructive SleepApnea
  22. Sleep Studies Describes various sleep studies used to diagnose sleep disorders. Discusses problems like snoring, sleepapnea, insomnia, and narcolepsy. Covers common sleep studies, including polysomnograms, multiple sleep latency tests, and the maintenance of wakefulness test.
  23. Oral Breathing Devices for Snoring
  24. Snoring Contains information on snoring. Does not cover sleepapnea or sleep disorders. Includes info on what causes snoring. Discusses things you can do to stop snoring. Covers snoring treatments such as medicines, oral breathing devices, or surgery.
  25. Ear, Nose, and Throat Provides links to info on sore throats, ear infections, and sinusitis. Also has info on mononucleosis tests and decision aids for sleepapnea and allergies.
  26. 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.
  27. Insomnia Discusses problems falling asleep or staying asleep. Covers causes such as stress, depression, lack of exercise. Discusses other sleep disorders such as sleepapnea. Covers treatment and includes alternative medicines like melatonin.
  28. Heart Failure and Sleep Problems
  29. Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for Snoring

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