Obstructive Sleep Apnea


Everything You Need to Know About Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea occurs when the muscles that support the soft tissues in your throat, such as your tongue and soft palate, temporarily relax. When these muscles relax, your airway is narrowed or closed, and breathing is momentarily cut off. What are the symptoms, causes, and treatments for obstructive sleep apnea?