Snoring In Pregnancy Linked To Higher Health Risks

There’s been lots of studies in the past showing that obstructive sleep apnea during pregnancy can be potentially dangerous to the mother and baby’s health, but unfortunately, these finding haven’t made their way into being used in clinical practice. Here’s another study that supports the need to screen for OSA on a regular basis: Snoring […]

Sleep Apnea During Pregnancy Is Risky For Mom & Baby

I’ve written about the many dangers of untreated obstructive sleep apnea for adults and children, but what happens if you’re pregnant and have obstructive sleep apnea? A recent study showed that it can be very dangerous: Babies born to mothers with obstructive sleep apnea are more likely to be admitted to the neonatal ICU (46 vs. 18%) Mothers […]