Pasadena, Texas Obstructive Sleep Apnea
What we often find is that most people don’t really understand how important sleep can be. Heck, it was not till 1989 that the first medical book on sleep medicine was publishes. Many patients will suffer with 3 or 4 hours of sleep and think that they can function. The reality is that they are tired, groggy and not functioning properly during the day. People even fall asleep while driving.
The fact is that lack of sleep can be dangerous and damaging to the body. Sleep is the time that our body gets rest and rejuvenate. Without the appropriate amount of sleep, these processes cannot happen. The average adult needs seven to eight hours of good sleep to get all the benefits needed. Did you know the brain cleans itself during sleep?
Lack of quality sleep, interrupted sleep and fragmented sleep can often be credited to Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) Dr. Nugent had joined the fight against bad sleep and obstructive sleep apnea, to help keep you healthy, active and living longer.
Visit our Pasadena Texas Sleep Office to find out ways we can help you achieve a good night’s rest. Call us at 832-487-0647 to schedule your Sleep Apnea Consultation.
Bad sleep and sleep deprivation can have effects on multiple areas of the body: