FAQ’s on Sleep Studies for DOT from a Phoenix Sleep Center

Is A Sleep Study Essential In Getting DOT Certification? Yes. If you need to get DOT certification, you need to undertake a sleep study as part of your physical exam. You can have a lab sleep test or at-home testing which is unattended. How Long Does The Sleep Study Take? Since the te
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Treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea is a common form of sleep apnea that affects several million people each year.  Doctors suspect that there are millions of cases that go undiagnosed and as a result, many people suffer from a condition that impacts their life in a great way. The good news about
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How Is Sleep Apnea Treated?

Sleep apnea treatment depends on the severity of the condition.  While some patients may require slight modifications to lifestyle, more severe cases of sleep apnea may involve surgical procedures for relief. The good news is that there are a number of treatments available for sleep a
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An Overview of Treatment for Central Sleep Apnea

Central sleep apnea is a form of sleep apnea affecting a large number of the population. Of the millions of Americans suffering from sleep apnea, approximately 5% have central sleep apnea. While exhibiting the same sleep cessation symptoms that other forms of sleep apnea have, central
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An Overview of Shift Work and Jet Lag Sleep Disorders

Jet lag and shift work sleep disorders can be the result of a disrupted synchronization between the internal clock and the external light and dark factor or cycle, which is brought on by traveling across time zones or by working a non-traditional schedule.  While optimizing sleep envi
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Sleep Apnea Pillows and Symptom Relief – from an AZ Sleep Center

Home treatment options are available for sufferers of mild to severe symptoms of sleep apnea.  Sleep apnea pillows have proven to be one of the most effective ways to lessen the impact of sleep apnea and decrease symptoms associated with the condition. During a night’s sleep for an ap
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Treatment Options For Daytime Sleepiness in Phoenix

Daytime Sleepiness Treatment Options We all experience those days when we’re excessively tired and feel sleepy. But for some people, excessive daytime sleepiness is so bad that it interferes with work, family life and leisure. When daytime sleepiness begins to affect daily life it bec
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