Sleep apnea

Many people have sleep apnea, but may not even know it. In fact, sleep apnea affects more than 3 in 10 men and nearly 1 in 5 women,
so it’s more common than you might think.*
It’s important to recognise some of the common symptoms and understand why you may be feeling so tired and find out what to do
if you do have sleep apnea.


Sleep apnea quiz

Find out if you’re at risk of sleep apnoea by taking this short quiz. You can then talk to your doctor about your results and get the medical care you need.

Sleep Apnea definition by ResMed

What is sleep apnea?

Find out exactly what is meant by "sleep apnea", and what happens to your body while you’re having an apnea.

Types of sleep apnea

Find out the differences between the three main types of sleep apnoea, and how to recognise the symptoms in yourself or loved ones.

Common symptoms of sleep apnea

Recognise the symptoms of sleep apnea so that you can take the necessary steps to improving your health. Sleep apnea is also linked to a number of other health conditions.

Sleep apnea risks

When left untreated, patients with sleep apnoea can experiencehealth issues, including diabetes, stroke, cancer and depression.Sleep apnoea can also take a toll on your appearance, work and safety.

Sleep apnea diagnosis

If you suspect that you have sleep apnoea, let us help you get your journey to better sleep started.

Sleep apnea treatment

Sleep apnoea treatment options and an overview of what to expect from sleep apnoea therapy from ResMed, the global leader in sleep medicine.

The good news

The good news about sleep apnea is that if you have it, you’re not alone. There is something you can do about it, and you’ll feel much better after being treated for it.

*Sleep-disordered breathing affects 34% of men and 17% of women aged between 30-70.
Peppard et al. Increased Prevalence of Sleep-Disordered Breathing in Adults. Am J Epidemiol. 2013 (5.17)

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