Snoring may seem comical, but obstructive sleep apnea is no joke. It can increase your risk of high blood pressure and diabetes — and even make you more dangerous on the road.
These seven health problems are linked to obstructive sleep apnea:
- High Blood Pressure
- Heart Disease
- Type 2 diabetes.
- Weight gain.
While you sleep, an apena occurs when breathing stops for ten seconds or more placing the significant strain on your cardiovascular system. Heart treatment options for snoring and obstructive sleep apnea may include: 1) Oral Appliance Therapy – GPAP Medical Unit or surgery as a last resort.
Ottawa Sleep Apnea Treatment at Florence Dentistry.