sleep apnea2According to an estimate almost two-thirds of people with a potentially deadly sleep disorder have not been diagnosed – and are therefore not getting treatment.

Undiagnosed sleep apnea or obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) can lead to health problems such as hypertension, heart disease, stroke and diabetes.

Sleep disorders, including OSA and sleep deprivation, are a global epidemic, affecting almost 45 per cent of the world’s population.

Commemorating the World Sleep Day 2013, Philips Resprionics is raising the stakes on OSA and pledging to test one million at-risk people over the next five years.

Philips is a leader in sleep health and committed making a good night’s sleep a healthy priority through the development of OSA treatment solutions that offer freedom and independence for millions of people suffering from chronic conditions.

It is now time to know that if you may be suffering from Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), take this Sleep Quiz .

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