Sleep Apnea Articles A-Z
Sleep Apnea Information - Sleep Apnea Treatments
This page contains links to eMedTV Sleep Apnea Articles containing information on subjects from Sleep Apnea Information to Sleep Apnea Treatments. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
Descriptions of Articles
- Sleep Apnea Information
If you are looking for information about sleep apnea, this eMedTV Web page is a great place to start. It tells you what you need to know about symptoms and risk factors, and also includes a link to learn more.
- Sleep Apnea Surgery
Tracheostomy and tonsil/adenoid removal are different types of sleep apnea surgery. This eMedTV resource describes these and other surgical procedures in detail; the type of surgery recommended will depend on the cause of the sleep apnea.
- Sleep Apnea Symptoms
Typically, symptoms of sleep apnea include snoring loudly at night and being tired during the day. This eMedTV segment describes several other signs and symptoms of this condition. This page also provides information on the effects of sleep apnea.
- Sleep Apnea Treatment
As this eMedTV article explains, sleep apnea treatment can include options such as lifestyle changes and continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP). This article lists the different types of treatment and explains how each one works.
- Sleep Apnea Treatments
Behavioral changes and continuous positive airway pressure therapy are common treatments for sleep apnea. This eMedTV resource provides a detailed list of treatments options and discusses the risks of leaving the condition untreated.