Women with Sleep Apnea at Higher Risk for Death

Sleep experts have known for awhile that obstructive sleep apnea (OSA )increases the chance of pre-mature death by contributing to a host of serious health problems.  It is also a well-known fact that the condition itself can lead to death in severe cases.  But a new...

What Happens During a Sleep Study

If your doctor has requested that you participate in a sleep study, you may be wondering what exactly you are signing up for.  This test, which most commonly refers to a polysomnogram, is a painless way for your doctor to see what it happening while you sleep.  It is...