Paul Sweeney, RRT, discusses Who is More Likely to Have Sleep Apnea?
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Sleep apnea is predominantly a condition in older adults, usually after the age of 40, but not confined to that age.
Commonly people with weight issues, especially around their neck, can have a higher chance of having sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is more common in males than females.
If you have questions about sleep apnea, contact a local sleep specialist.
Local Practitioners: Sleep Specialist
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