CHI St. Joseph's Health

Sleep Apnea Studies

Sleep Studies

Millions of people suffer from sleep disorders. Sleep disorders can be treated. At CHI St. Joseph’s Health, our medical professionals focus on helping patients to identify and overcome sleep disorders. If you experience symptoms like…Snoring, Choking, gasping while asleep, you may be suffering from Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). 1 in 4 patients are at risk for sleep disorders, with 90 percent of those still unidentified.

Early diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea is important. If undiagnosed or untreated, OSA sufferers may be:

  • 2 -4 times more likely to develop dangerous heart arrhythmias
  • 2-3 times more likely to develop hypertension (high blood pressure)
  • 2 times more likely to suffer stroke
  • Consume 2 times the healthcare dollars
  • Have 50% more physician visits

CHI St. Joseph’s Health Sleep Diagnostic Laboratory team identifies patients sleep disorders. If you experience symptoms of OSA, ask your provider to refer you. It is the first step in getting the restorative sleep your body needs so you can experience better health.

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