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What Is Sleep Apnea?

Snoring is more than just an irritating condition, it’s a symptom of something more deadly. What is sleep apnea?

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea Severity Linked With Death Risk

“Researchers found that the death rate was higher in the groups of people with more severe sleep apnea, compared with less severe or no sleep apnea.”

Why Do People Snore?

“Snoring is not an illness, but it is a symptom. Just as a cough can be a symptom of pneumonia, snoring can be a symptom of obstructive sleep apnea.”

Sonar App Listens For Signs Of Sleep Apnea

“A new app that uses a smartphone to wirelessly test for sleep apnea may be able to detect whether your snoring is just annoying or a potentially life-threatening problem.”

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