Overview of Snoring in Children from a Phoenix Sleep Lab

Snoring in Children The majority of children snore on occasion, with approximately ten percent of children snoring every night. Snoring is caused when the child’s airway is blocked causing a vibration in the tissue located in the back of the throat. The noise level is affected by the
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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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An Overview of Sleep Apnea and Treatment with CPAP

CPAP and Sleep Apnea CPAP stands for Continuous Positive Airflow Pressure and is a treatment device that is used for patients with moderate to severe sleep apnea.  The device is a mask-type machine that fills the air passages with a continuous air stream that works to keep air passage
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Adult Insomnia – Common Causes and Types

Insomnia is a common sleep disorder that is characterized by a difficulty in falling asleep or remaining asleep, even when a person feels tired.  People who suffer from insomnia exhibit one or more of the following symptoms: Feeling tired upon waking up in the morning Waking up too ea
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