Not necessarily. The way to find out is to take a Sleep study in a hospital environment or at home.
You May Display:
- Loud irritating snoring
- Choking and gasping for air
- Pauses in breathing
- Snoring requiring seperate bedrooms
Yes, even though a CPAP is the gold standard, over 50% find it in tolerable and should switch to an oral appliance.
The oral appliance pulls the lower jaw forward and opens up the upper airway.
Treatment for Sleep Apnea is covered by Medical Insurance and Medicare.