Obstructive Sleep Apnea is a condition in which a person actually stops breathing due to a blockage in the windpipe. The breathing obstruction forces the oxygen-deprived person to repeatedly awaken with a cough or gasp to reopen the airway. This disruptive cycle can repeat hundreds of times each night, causing the person to experience progressively disturbed, restless sleep. If you, or someone you know has one or more of the following symptoms, OSA may possibly be the cause:
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