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How Weight Affects Sleep Apnea

How Weight Affects Sleep Apnea

by Shearly (SU)
Sleep apnea is a common, yet serious disorder in which breathing is frequently interrupted during sleep. People with sleep apnea literally stop breathing, often dozens or even hundreds of times during the night. Patient’s with sleep apnea will often wake himself or herself up with a loud snort or snore when sleeping. This places extra stress on the body, increasing the risk of a heart attack, stroke, and other serious medical issues.

What is COPD?

What is COPD?

by Shearly (SU)
COPD is a broad category of chronic, or long-term, progressive diseases that cause some form of restriction or blockage of airflow. COPD includes diseases such as emphysema, chronic bronchitis, some forms of bronchiectasis and others. People with COPD are more likely to have difficulty climbing the stairs or walking for longer periods of time.

Dr. Oseni redesigns website with a blog

Dr. Oseni redesigns website with a blog

by Bevon Findley (SU)
Announcing the Lung & Sleep Specialists of North Texas Blog