DO YOU HAVE OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA [OSA]?
[ STOP-BANG test]
Do you snore loudly [ie. Louder than talking or loud enough to be heard through closed doors]?
Has anyone observed you that you stopped breathing while in sleep ?
Do you feel tired, fatigued, or sleepy during the day?
Do you have high blood pressure whether under treatment or not?
Are you overweight [or with BMI 28 plus]?
Are you 50 years of age?
Is your neck size 17 inches or more in Males [16 inches or more in females]?
Are you a Male?
You need to take a sleep test, as only this can conclusively confirm whether you have OSA or not. Talk to your Physician Or Call SLEEP BLIZZ for assistance. Home sleep tests are non-invasive, economical, high quality and are conducted right in your bed at your home.
Results are electronic machine driven.
What OSA can do? Cut down your life by 20 years and there are number of reported cases with "Sudden cardiac death" in sleep.
Do not take it lightly! There is only one life!