Sleep Apnea Symptoms Directory
Sleep apnea is a serious condition in which a person stops breathing while sleeping. Most people do not realize they have this problem until a spouse or partner tells them. Symptoms of sleep apnea include loud snoring, daytime sleepiness, insomnia, lack of energy, and more. It is important to see your doctor if you suspect you have sleep apnea -- it can affect your overall health in a serious way. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how to recognize symptoms of sleep apnea, what to do if you think you might have sleep apnea, and more.
7 Hidden Dangers of Obstructive Sleep apnea
Obstructive sleep apnea -- disruptive snoring -- is linked to conditions such as high blood pressure and heart disease and other hazards to your health.
Symptoms of Sleep Apnea
WebMD provides an overview of sleep apnea symptoms.
Medical Causes of Excessive Sleepiness
Could sleep apnea or another medical condition be causing your sleepiness? WebMD looks at various medical conditions that disrupt your sleep, and what to do about them.
Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)
Obstructive sleep apnea is the most common type of apnea. Find out more about why this common sleep disorder happens and how it's treated.
Clues You Might Have Sleep Apnea
Wondering if you may have obstructive sleep apnea? Here are some common signs of sleep apnea, from sleep experts.
What's Causing You to Be Sleepy?
Are you sleepy all the time? Find out what could be causing your excessive sleepiness, from working shifts to an underlying sleep disorder.
The Dangers of Sleep Apnea
Learn why sleep apnea is such a serious problem.
What's Wrong With Mouth Breathing?
Sinus specialist Jordan S. Josephson, MD, explains why it's better to breath from your nose than your mouth.
Always Tired? Find Out What's Wrong
If you think you're getting enough sleep but are always tired, you may have a sleep disorder.