Month: November 2015

FACTS ABOUT SLEEP APNEA

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  • It is a sleep disorder in which the patient experiences regular, periodic pauses in breathing during sleep
  • 14% Indians exhibit pauses in their breathing at night
  • 30-40% of diabetics suffer from OSA
  • Nearly half of the diabetics suffer from undiagnosed sleep disorders that hamper their glucose management
  • Sacrificing sleep can increase fatty acid levels that lower the ability of insulin to regulate blood sugar leading to diabetes
  • An estimated 9% of the population, which is about 11.5 crore Indians, have OSA
  • International Diabetes Federation recommends that all diabetics should be screened for OSA, and those with a positive screen should undergo a sleep study
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Oxygen Treatment for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

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Oxygen treatment increases the amount of oxygen that flows into your lungs and bloodstream. If your COPD is very bad and your blood oxygen levels are low, getting more oxygen can help you breathe better and live longer. Oxygen concentrators are used to deliver oxygen.

Long-term oxygen treatment may improve your quality of life. It can help you live longer when you have severe COPD and low oxygen levels. You may notice less shortness of breath and have more energy.

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Untreated Sleep Apnea

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Untreated sleep apnea can lead to other health issues, including high blood pressure, heart disease and stroke. If you think you may have sleep apnea, get more information today!

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Sleep disorders

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Sleep disorders are changes in sleeping patterns or habits that can affect your overall health, safety and quality of life. Signs and symptoms of sleep disorders include excessive daytime sleepiness, irregular breathing or increased movement during sleep, difficulty sleeping, and abnormal sleep behaviours.

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