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What You Need to Know About Sleep Apnea & Heart Disease

What You Need to Know About Sleep Apnea & Heart Disease

Posted On: February 25, 2021 by CarePro Health Services in: BiPAP, CarePro, CPAP, Heart Health, Kelly's Home Medical, Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is becoming more well-known across the United States. This causes your breathing to repeatedly stop and start while sleeping. Once diagnosed by a professional, you will want to get a CPAP/BiPAP so you can begin treatment. Since its Heart Health Month, we thought we’d share some information about sleep apnea and heart disease. Keep reading to learn some interesting facts!  Sleep apnea is nothing to ignore. If left untreated, sleep apnea can cause many health issues such as:  Stroke  Heart failure  Type 2 diabetes  High blood pressure  Headaches  Depression  Liver problems  About 30% of people with coronary artery disease have obstructive sleep apnea.  Using a CPAP/BiPAP may help reduce the risks of coronary artery disease. There are plenty of mask types available to help you find the perfect fit, so you can be comfortable and stay compliant with use. This can
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