Archive for July 5, 2016
If you think that having a sleep disorder is something to ignore, think again. Sleeping disorders such as sleep apnea put your health at risk and damage your quality of life. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have declared that insufficient sleep is a public health problem, causing a variety of social and industrial impacts and may be the cause of vehicle and industrial accidents as well as general health problems.
According to the CDC, there are between 50 and 70 million American adults that have some sort of disorder of sleep or wakefulness, including insomnia and sleep apnea. Snoring, which is an extremely common ailment, is also often an indicator of sleep apnea. As many as 18 million people in the United States suffer from it and two to four percent (one in 50) go un