Loud snorers, take note 😴
Sleep apnoea is a “very serious affliction” and it appears to be on the rise, with the number of tests carried out to diagnose
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.
Roughly half the population snores, and while it is something that's joked about, snoring can seriously affect the sleep
Sleep apnoea - a disorder causing breathing to stop or become infrequent during sleep - may be linked to diabetes. According
Obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) is a serious sleep condition that can affect men, women and children but over 80% of people
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.
The NHS is struggling to cope with a dramatic rise in sleep disorders and, according to specialists, obesity could be to
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.
PRESS ASSOCIATION -- As many as one in eight drivers has "nodded off" at the wheel in the past year, a survey shows. And