It is often a spouse or loved one that notices sleep apnea.
Do you have Obstructive Sleep Apnea?
What is Obstructive Sleep Apnea? Who does it affect?
Obstructive Sleep Apnea is the result of a collapse of the upper airway during sleep, interrupting airflow and reducing oxygen levels. It is severely undiagnosed in Canada and those suffering from it are usually unaware that they have it.
Answer the “STOP BANG” questionnaire to your right to see if you are at risk of Obstructive Sleep Apnea.
Low Risk of OSA: YES to 0 – 2 questions
Moderate Risk of OSA: YES to 3 – 4 questions
High Risk of OSA: YES to 5 – 8 questions