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Snoring and sleep apnoea

What is sleep apnoea?

This common condition is characterised by cessation or interruptions of breathing during sleep.

Symptoms of sleep apnoea

While snoring is the most obvious symptom of sleep apnoea, there are other signs to look out for, too.

How is sleep apnoea treated?

There are three broad treatment options for obstructive sleep apnoea: non-invasive ventilation, dental oral appliance therapy and surgery.

Sleep apnoea linked to aggressive melanoma

While it's impossible to say that sleep apnoea causes melanoma to become more aggressive, researchers found that apnoea was more common and severe in melanoma patients.

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