Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Get Your Sleep Apnea Treated
- Posted on: May 15 2019
If you suffer from signs of sleep apnea such as extreme fatigue, chronic snoring, morning headaches, waking up either choking or gagging, or if your partner has complained because you are snoring very loudly at night, do not wait to get it treated. Are you aware that Dr. Slepchik can help you?
It Could Turn Into Something Worse
When you have sleep apnea, you have episodes of breathing and not breathing throughout the night ; this is dangerous for your heart and lungs. When patients don’t get their sleep apnea treated and when too much oxygen has been cut off to the heart and brain, it can result in having a stroke or heart attack. Don’t risk it: seek treatment. it will not go away on its own.
It Can Cause Depression and Moodiness
When you have sleep apnea, you are waking up hundreds of time during the night; this means you are not getting the rest that your body needs. This results in moodiness, irritability, and even some depression in certain patients.
You Need a Good Night’s Sleep
You need a good night’s of sleep every night in order to function properly the next day. When you are sleep deprived, it can wreak havoc on your immune system and make you feel exhausted. When you get treated for sleep apnea, it’s our goal to help you get the good night’s sleep that you’ve been missing.
Posted in: Sleep Apnea