Central Sleep Apnea Symptoms: 

A notable difference between CSA and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is that snoring is not a common symptom of CSA. If left untreated, CSA can lead to more severe health conditions, including cardiovascular problems. Signs of CSA include:
  • Insomnia
  • Nighttime chest pain
  • Mood swings
  • Morning headaches
  • Shortness of breath
  • Excessive fatigue during the day

Risk Factors for Central Sleep Apnea (CSA):

Common conditions that increase your risk of developing central sleep apnea include:

Central Sleep Apnea Treatment 

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Bilevel Therapy 

Bilevel positive airway pressure therapy treats central and complex sleep apnea. It delivers inhale and exhale pressure to regulate your breathing as you sleep. If your provider recommends bilevel therapy, Lincare will work with you and your provider to help you get the most out of your treatment. 

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SleepEaze™ is a Lincare program that provides education about your sleep disorder. The service may include:

  • Home or virtual visits by our licensed clinicians
  • Education regarding sleep apnea
  • Prescribed therapies and equipment management
  • An overnight oximetry test if prescribed by practitioner
  • Follow-up reporting based on the results

How Lincare Can Help

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