How Sleep Apnea is Diagnosed

Curious about the process of diagnosing sleep apnea? Here’s what you should know.      Testing for Diagnosis For an accurate diagnosis, Dr. Hartsfield may use the results from one or both of [...]

What Causes Sleep Apnea?

Wondering what actually causes sleep apnea? Read on for a list of possible root causes.   The Basics The most common form of Sleep Apnea is Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and has to do with [...]

Snoring and Sleep Apnea

While it is a common symptom, snoring doesn’t necessarily mean you have sleep apnea.   What is Sleep Apnea? Commonly known as Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), this sleep disorder has to do [...]

CPAP Noncompliance and the Solutions

CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) therapy is extremely successful in treating cases of OSA (obstructive sleep apnea). It’s about 99 percent effective in treating the condition and [...]

Five Telling Signs You Have Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea may go undiagnosed in people for a long time, and they may not know that it’s the underlying cause of various other medical problems they’re experiencing. Not being aware of the cause [...]

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