26 Jul 2018

Symptoms & Effects of Sleep Apnoea

Symptoms of Sleep Apnoea-

  • Waking up with a very sore or dry throat.
  • Loud snoring.
  • Occasionally waking up with a choking or gasping sensation.
  • Sleepiness or lack of energy during the day.
  • Sleepiness while driving
  • Morning headaches.
  • Restless sleep.
  • Forgetfulness, mood changes.
  • Recurrent awakenings or insomnia


Effects of Sleep Apnoea on your Health-

Sleep Apnoea can result in a growing number of health problems, including:


  • High blood pressure
  • Stroke
  • Heart failure, irregular heartbeats, and heart attacks
  • Diabetes
  • Depression
  • Worsening of ADHD
  • Headaches 


Sleep Apnoea may be responsible for poor performance in everyday activities, such as at work and school, motor vehicle crashes, and academic underachievement in children and adolescents.

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