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What is sleep-disordered breathing?

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Sleep-disordered breathing, SDB, is a term that many people use for sleep apnea. However, SDB and sleep apnea are two separate things. SDB refers to any condition that disrupts normal breathing when sleeping. It is a broad term describing several chronic health conditions that affect nighttime breathing. Some of the conditions that fall under SDB


What Causes the Different Kinds of Sleep Apnea?

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What is Sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea is a common disorder where breathing continually stops or slows dramatically during sleep. This condition results in less oxygen concentration in the blood and can temporarily awaken sleepers at night. There are two essential types of sleep apnea; central sleep apnea and obstructive sleep apnea. Central Sleep Apnea Central


What You Need to Know About Snoring and Sleep Apnea

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Snoring is a common problem. While it can be annoying and keep others awake, most people don’t think twice about it. However, it can be a serious issue for some. Sleep apnea can be a serious issue that causes snoring. Read on to learn more about snoring and sleep apnea and what you can do