THE NUMBERS DON’T LIE:**
- ABOUT 50 PERCENTof people who have sleep apnea are overweight.
- 30 OR MORE TIMES PER HOUR your breathing can stop or get very shallow when you have sleep apnea.
- 10 SECONDS OR MOREthe amount of time breathing can pause in people with sleep apnea.
North Shore-LIJ Health System offers sleep medicine services, including state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment facilities, to those with sleep apnea and other disorders. Make an appointment with one of our ear, nose and throat specialists and learn more about our services by calling 1-516-470-7550.
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**According to the National Institutes of Health