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Obstructive Sleep Apnea

by hibino There are three different types of sleep apnea: Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) which is the most common, Central Sleep Apnea (CSA), and Mixed Sleep Apnea. Individual’s that are diagnosed with OSA repeatedly stop and start breathing during sleep. This repeated stopping and starting of an individual’s breathing occurs when the throat muscles intermittently… Read More »

Sleep Disorder and Its Cause

by torbakhopper There are a lot of causes of sleep disorders, from simple nightmares up to more serious one such as neurological problems. This sleeping problem is indicated by the difference from the normal sleeping pattern. It is indicated by the sleeplessness, intermittent sleeping behavior, or oversleeping. If you have constant sleep disorder, it will… Read More »

Mixed Sleep Apnea

by Howard TJ As the name implies, Mixed Sleep Apnea is the combination of the two types of sleep apnea Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and Central Sleep Apnea (CSA). All three types of sleep apnea cause sleep deprivation and oxygen deprivation. Obstructive Sleep Apnea occurs because of an obstruction in the air passage while an… Read More »

Sleep and Movement Disorders

Sleep and Movement Disorders is the second edition of a successful book that was the first of its kind. Since its publication in 2002, significant progress has been made in our understanding of motor control in sleep and the relationship between sleep and movement disorders. Each editor is an authority on the subject and has… Read More »