World Sleep day 2023: Due to obstructive sleep apnea, there is no breathing for a few seconds while sleeping. The patient does not even know about this problem, but if this problem persists continuously then there can be a danger to life.
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World Sleep day 2023: around the world today world sleep dayis being celebrated. This day is celebrated every year on the third Friday of March. Through this people are made aware about the importance of sleep. people in the last few yearsthe pattern of It’s pretty bad. The COVID-19 pandemic Since then this problem has increased a lot. Doctors say that not getting proper sleep causes many diseases. Some people obstructive sleep apnea The problem is also happening. This is a dangerous sleep disorder, which needs timely treatment.
Due to obstructive sleep apnea, there is no breathing for a few seconds while sleeping. The patient does not even know about this problem, but if this problem persists continuously then there can be a danger to life. This disease occurs at any age, although people suffering from obesity are more prone to it. Due to this disease, there is also a problem of snoring at night.
Lack of sleep is causing many diseases
Dr. Sangita Reddy, Joint Managing Director of Apollo Hospitals Group, told that lack of sleep is like an epidemic. This has a bad effect on the health of the whole body. There is a risk of obesity, diabetes and heart disease due to lack of sleep. To avoid this problem, in March last year, Apollo Telehealth started the ‘Good Sleep’ program last year. Its purpose was to protect patients from the disease of obstructive sleep apnea. It has now completed one year. During this, more than 10,000 patients have taken advantage of this sleep management program. Due to which now their problem is getting cured.
About 100 crore people suffer from OSA.
Vikram Thapalu, CEO of Healthnet Global, said that the disease of obstructive sleep apnea is increasing rapidly. Around 100 crore people in the world are troubled by this disease. Of these, 80 percent do not get timely treatment. Sleep apnea is a dangerous disease that affects the whole health. In such a situation, it is very important to avoid it.
These are the symptoms of sleep apnea
snoring at night
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