Untreated Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea Risks & Dangers

Untreated sleep apnea can:

  • Increase the risk of high blood pressure, heart attack, stroke, obesity, and diabetes
  • Increase the risk of, or worsen, heart failure
  • Make arrhythmias (ah-RITH-me-ahs), or irregular heartbeats, more likely
  • Increase the chance of having work-related or driving accidents

  • Sleep Apnea Assessment
  • If you suspect you or your partner may suffer from obstructive sleep apnea, we suggest you take a few minutes to complete our online screening tool or speak with your physician immediately. Our online screening tool only takes a couple of minutes and will provide you with a good indication of your likelihood of having sleep apnea. Learn More