Doctor: cause of fatigue can be undiagnosed sleep apnea

Врач: причиной быстрой утомляемости может быть не диагностированное апноэ

Syndrome stop breathing during sleep may lead not only to a constant feeling of fatigue, but more serious complications, up to heart attacks and strokes during sleep.

The correspondent of ГолосUA the doctor told Victoria Savitskaya.

Constant drowsiness and fatigue can be the consequence of apnea, i.e. respiratory arrest during sleep of which the person himself may not even know. Most often it is found in people who dream kropat. This dream does not allow a person to fully relax and rejuvenate.

To notice syndrome people can not, it is the task of his husband or wife, parents, children – in General, those who are near when you are sleeping. Snoring is a lull for a few seconds – and again the snoring – so “sounds” sleep apnea.

“You should consult a doctor because it is absolutely not safe phenomenon – the violation of oxygen balance in the blood, occurs hypoxia, respiratory arrest brain poluchaet alarms and waking up, even if the person sleeps this time. Frequent awakenings does not give a full night’s sleep and, of course, lead to the fact that during the day one feels drowsy and fatigue. But the most dangerous consequences of sleep apnea are nocturnal strokes and heart attacks,” said the doctor.