Anti Snoring and Excessive Daytime Sleepiness What’s the Connection

 

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Excessive daytime sleepiness related to sleep apnea may lead to: Being frequently tired throughout the day Having lapses in wakefulness, memory or judgment Feeling unable to enjoy, fully participate in or stay alert during regular activities (e.g., reading or watching TV). OSA, the most common type of sleep apnea, is a chronic, potentially lethal condition that causes poor sleep quality and increases the risk for other conditions, including coronary artery disease. One of the most common causes of excessive daytime sleepiness are sleep disorders, particularly obstructive sleep apnea and periodic limb movement disorder — repetitive movements that occur. Excessive daytime sleepiness is a sign of an underlying (and potentially serious) health issue, such as sleep apnea or narcolepsy. Excessive sleepiness is one of the first symptoms to develop in people with narcolepsy.

Narcolepsy can be hard to spot, unless a doctor knows how to interpret the symptoms. There are many reasons for extreme sleepiness (lack of proper sleep, sleep apnea, and more), so narcolepsy can go undiagnosed for a long time. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) excessive daytime sleepiness, also known as hypersomnia; Scientists still don’t understand why the connection exist. Excessive Daytime Sleepiness (EDS) is defined by having an increased pressure to fall asleep during typical wake hours.

It is a common complaint of many adults and children. It is the most common symptoms of people with sleep disorders. In the case of Mr.

XXXXXXX, his wife and fellow Marines noted severe disruptive snoring and apneas during sleep, and excessive daytime sleepiness while he was in active military service. We now know that chronic snoring and excessive sleepiness are the two most common presenting symptoms of untreated obstructive sleep apnea. There is also a link between diabetes and sleep apnea, a sleep disorder marked by loud snoring and pauses in breathing while you sleep.

The culprit may be excess weight, which can cause fat. Previous studies have shown that sleep duration is a significant predictor of objective sleepiness in patients with mild or moderate sleep apnea, whereas daytime napping is reported more frequently by patients with severe sleep apnea and severe sleepiness.50These data combined suggest that subjective sleep duration is a risk factor for sleepiness in patients with mild or moderate sleep.

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Approximately 50% of patients with sleep apnea have daytime sleepiness, but other symptoms such as insomnia and parasomnia events may be clues to underlying obstructive sleep apnea.

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Sleep apnea may sometimes overlap with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease – a condition predisposing to severe desaturation during REM sleep when the accessory respiratory muscles are silent and cannot help to diminish the airway deficiency.

“Encyclopedia of Behavioral Neuroscience” by Elsevier Science
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by Elsevier Science
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An RDI greater than 5 in addition to reports of daytime sleepiness supports a diagnosis of sleep apnea.37 All types of sleep apnea syndrome are accompanied by arterial desaturation and potentially by hypoxemia, which may cause pulmonary vasoconstriction and an increased systemic vascular resistance.

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Central Sleep Apnea Central sleep apnea is a disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of apnea during sleep resulting from a temporary loss of ventilatory effort.

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Obstructive sleep apnea, which is caused by upper airway obstruction and characterized by snoring, disrupted sleep, and excessive daytime sleepiness, is the much more common type.

“Porth Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States” by Ruth A. Hannon, Charlotte Pooler, Carol Mattson Porth
from Porth Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States
by Ruth A. Hannon, Charlotte Pooler, Carol Mattson Porth
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009

Sleep Apnea Sleep apnea is an SDB, accompanied by daytime symptoms, most often excessive sleepiness.

“Porth's Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States” by Sheila Grossman
from Porth’s Pathophysiology: Concepts of Altered Health States
by Sheila Grossman
Wolters Kluwer Health, 2013

Central sleep apnea is a disorder characterized by recurrent episodes of apnea during sleep, resulting from temporary suspension of ventilatory effort.

“Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine: Expert Consult Premium Edition Enhanced Online Features” by Meir H. Kryger, Thomas Roth, William C. Dement
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Elsevier Health Sciences, 2010

Sleep apnea is a condition in which a narrowing or closure of the upper airway during sleep causes repeated sleep disturbances, and possible complete awakenings, leading to poor sleep quality and excessive daytime sleepiness.

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Moreover, obstructive sleep apnea is a risk factor for developing depressive disorder, and in those with apnea, depressive disorder contributes to the severity of daytime fatigue.

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Springer International Publishing, 2018

One study suggests that systemic and airway inflammation may contribute to daytime sleepiness associated with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) (Bender & Leung, 2005).

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  • Your education video explains the ‘Obesity-Obstructive Sleep Apnea’ connection clearly… Abdominal obesity may be the biggest risk factor of OSA…. Thank you…

  • Taking a drug to stay awake isn’t what a person with Narcolepsy needs. We need something that will prevent the nagging almost painful brain fog.The irritability that comes with an onset of EDS. Something that will allow us to sleep with out having extreme night terrors. Something that will allow us to be expressive in our joy without fear of cataplexy. Something that will allow our bodies and mind to work together when we wake so we don’t become temporarily paralyzed. If only there was a med to cover the symptoms of Narcolepsy that take from our quality of life. If only Narcolepsy was just about sleep.

  • Being fat with a fat neck makes it worse.Never have saw a person skinny or fat have slept perfect.Also serrapeptase will open the airwaves because it eats fibrin or loose meat.