CPAP Helps Migraine Sufferers

Here’s a study that confirms what I already practice—that treating obstructive sleep apnea can help with migraine headaches. In this German study, using CPAP for one year significantly lowered frequency, duration, and intensity of migraines. Medication use and lost work days were also significantly lower.  Lack of oxygen and the increased stress response that results from repeated […]

Ask Dr. Park: Neurologic Complications of Obstructive Sleep Apnea

We already know that obstructive sleep apnea can cause stroke, but can it can also cause central sleep apnea or even Alzheimer’s? How can it lead to various other unexpected conditions such as migraines, headaches, dizziness, lightheadedness, various stomach ailments, and even ringing, hearing loss, or vertigo? Hear Dr. Park’s answers and what you can […]

Migraines, LED Lights & Sleep Apnea

This past Sunday, my family ate at Penang, one of our favorite restaurants on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Immediately after our meal, my wife complained of a queazy stomach and a headache. We thought it was indigestion from eating too much and didn’t think much of it. After sleeping it off, she felt […]