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E71 - Snoring and Sleep Apnea with Paul Sweeney | Parent Talk

March 17, 2019

Episode: E71 – Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Guest(s): Paul Sweeney, Respiratory Therapist at Coastal Sleep

This week on ParentTalk Genevieve And Heather are welcoming Paul Sweeney, Respiratory Therapist at Coastal Sleep to talk about snoring and sleep apnea.

We cover: 

 • Why people snore
 • How is snoring related to sleep apnea
 • What is sleep apnea
 • The signs and symptoms of sleep apnea
 • Medical risk of sleep apnea
 • Why sleep apnea is more common in pregnant women.
 • How to get tested for Sleep Apnea.
 • Treatment Options for Sleep Apnea
 • Medical condition that make people higher risk for sleep apnea.