Original Article : Is Obstuctive Sleep Apnea Hereditary? Symptoms & Treatments
by : healthform
From : healthform.com
Is Obstuctive Sleep Apnea Hereditary?
Obstuctive sleep apnea involves disruptive breathing patterns (i.e. shallow breaths) during sleep. This pattern is sustained and prolonged leading to several symptoms.
This is a problem which is estimated to affect millions of people around the world. With the airway being clogged up, a person can have spurts of blocked breath reaching up to a minute in duration.
A patient suffering from sleep apnea can be prone to 30+ experiences in an hour while sleeping. This read will assess this disorder and whether sleep apnea is hereditary.