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Portable Monitors OK for Spotting Sleep Apnea: New Guidelines
Date:8/5/2014

hat enters their nostrils. But many patients can't tolerate the masks and refuse to use them unless their sleep worsens.

In some cases, patients can improve sleep apnea through other treatments and by losing weight. Obesity is a risk factor for the condition.

Successfully treating sleep apnea can make a big difference to patients, Thorpy said. "They see improvement and not just in terms of their overall health benefits. They come in and say they're so grateful because we've dramatically changed their lives."

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Learn more about sleep apnea from the National Sleep Foundation.

SOURCES: Jon-Erik Holty, M.D., staff critical care pulmonologist and sleep physician, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, and clinical assistant professor of medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.; Michael Thorpy, M.B., Ch.B., director, Sleep-Wake Disorders Center, Montefiore Medical Center, and professor of neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York City; Aug. 5, 2014, Annals of Internal Medicine


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