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999 Murray Holladay Road, suite 201
Murray, UT 84117
We care about our patients, and want to make sure we’re providing the most modern, most complete and accurate sleep disorder testing and treatment. We understand how important sleep is for overall health and safety, so we’re your allies for better wellbeing. Come see us at our new location, to see how we can better serve you.
Myths About Sleep Apnea and Sleep Disorders
MYTH: If you’re not overweight or obese, you most likely do not have sleep apnea.
MYTH: If you don’t snore, you likely don’t have sleep apnea.
MYTH: If you do not have desaturations on an overnight oximetry or sleep study, you do not have sleep apnea.
MYTH: If you wake up with a morning headache, it is most likely because of sleep apnea.
FACT: Individuals with a normal BMI can have sleep apnea or Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome.
FACT: Snoring can be absent in individuals with sleep apnea.
FACT: Oxygen saturations can be normal. The EEG arousals from sleep apnea and work of breathing through a narrow airway contribute to fatigue and medical morbidity.
FACT: Morning headaches are not decisive symptoms for sleep apnea. In many cases, however, migraine frequency is exacerbated in untreated sleep apnea.