Sleep Apnoea

It's Time for New Guidance on Sleep Apnoea

Meg Munn | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Politics
Meg Munn

Current estimates suggests that OSAS is prevalent in over 15% of HGV drivers and in 2013 alone there were 1,713 fatal road traffic accidents. The large vehicles on our roads recorded more of these fatalities than any other vehicle type. OSAS remains a huge problem, but it is not one without a solution, and a 4 week one at that.

Could This Be The Answer To Your Snoring Misery?

The Huffington Post Uk | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Roughly half the population snores, and while it is something that's joked about, snoring can seriously affect the sleep you get - whether you're the ...

Sleep Apnoea Linked To High Blood Sugar Levels

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Sleep apnoea - a disorder causing breathing to stop or become infrequent during sleep - may be linked to diabetes. According to a recent study, the...

WATCH: 5 Ways To Tell If You Have Sleep Apnoea

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is a serious sleep condition that can affect men, women and children but over 80% of people don't know they have it. ...

Sleep Apnoea is a Forgotten Condition That Needs More Recognition by All

Dame Helena Shovelton | Posted 15.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Dame Helena Shovelton

There is surely no more appropriate moment than World Sleep Day to discuss obstructive sleep apnoea, a condition worthy of greater attention that has not been blessed with the catchiest of names.

NHS Hit By ‘Tidal Wave’ Of Sleep Disorders Linked To Obesity

Georgia James | Posted 06.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

The NHS is struggling to cope with a dramatic rise in sleep disorders and, according to specialists, obesity could be to blame. The number of peopl...

Don't Ignore the Snoring Obvious!

Beccy Mullins | Posted 27.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Beccy Mullins

I acknowledge and respect the work of ENT surgeons; it is effective and vital, providing relief for many. I just want to make sure that anyone who thinks they may have sleep apnoea gets diagnosed and treated in the best way.

Survey: One In Eight Drivers 'Fall Asleep' At The Wheel

PA | Posted 11.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- As many as one in eight drivers has "nodded off" at the wheel in the past year, a survey shows. And 29% of drivers have contin...