Sleep apnea can be a serious even life-threatening condition. Although snoring and sleep apnea are not necessarily synonymous, snoring is usually the attention getter for the non snoring partner.
If you notice even brief pauses in the breathing or snoring of your partner during their sleep, he or she may be showing signs of sleep apnea. Only a trained medical professional can determine if a sleep apnea condition exists and an in-depth sleep study may be called for.
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