What can a sleep study diagnose?

A sleep test is undertaken to identify what type of sleep apnea you have may.

A sleep test is the definitive way of diagnosing sleep apnea. It can identify what type of sleep apnea you may have and how severe it is. With advancements in technology there are now several ways you can do a sleep apnea test.

Anyone who suspects they have sleep apnea should have a sleep study to put their mind at rest and decide what treatment, if any is required.

If you snore loudly, gasp for breath or have been told you stop breathing while you sleep, you should have a sleep test to find out if you have sleep apnea.

If you feel constantly tired or keep falling asleep during the day, it might be because you have undiagnosed sleep apnea, so this could be another reason to have a sleep test.

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