Sleep Apnea - Associated Medical Conditions

Paul Sweeney, RRT, discusses medical conditions associated with sleep apnea.

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Paul Sweeney, RRT, discusses medical conditions associated with sleep apnea.
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Featuring Paul Sweeney, RRT

Duration: 1 minute

Sleep apnea is associated with other medical conditions, which are very common - three of those being high blood pressure, diabetes, and cardiac disease.

Often situations where patients have issues in those areas where their doctors are having a hard time treating those medical conditions. Sometimes sleep apnea or a sleep disorder can be the underlying cause.

If you have questions about sleep apnea and associated medical conditions, contact a local sleep specialist.

Presenter: Mr. Paul Sweeney, Sleep Specialist, Vancouver, BC

Local Practitioners: Sleep Specialist

This content is for informational purposes only, and is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare professional with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.