Your weight matters: obesity and sleep apnea

At the American Sleep Apnea Association, we are quick to point out that one’s body weight is not the only reason why someone might develop sleep apnea. Some people, for instance, are born with upper airways that are crowded by oversized organs (like the tongue...

Did you know… about sleep & pulmonary hypertension?

The new “Did You Know…?” series features discussions about sleep health as it relates to comorbid conditions.  What are comorbid conditions? These are the medical illnesses, issues, or diagnosed conditions which frequently occur with other kinds of...