If you suffer from sleep apnea, it is a comfort to know that Profmed Healthcare Solutions is the #1 choice for CPAP services in Mississauga. Top quality CPAP devices and accessories as well as excellent customer service provide you with the products and information you need for the most comfortable, reliable sleep apnea treatment available.
Sleep apnea is a serious medical condition
For many people, the idea of suffering from sleep apnea comes with a wide range of fears and anxieties. At Profmed Healthcare Solutions, our primary goal is to educate you about your condition and its treatment as well as supply you with the most appropriate CPAP devices to ensure successful results.
Estimates say that nearly 10% of the population suffers from sleep apnea. Those most commonly affected are older people, frequently men of Hispanic or African descent, people who are obese and those with medical conditions that interfere with the ability to breathe normally such as heart conditions, pulmonary problems or a number of other issues. Today, more and more children are also being diagnosed with sleep apnea as well.
For someone experiencing sleep that is frequently interrupted leaving a feeling of overall fatigue, the effects can be devastating. Sleep apnea is thought to be responsible for a general decrease in the ability to perform everyday tasks – at work, at school, and even behind the wheel of a car – leading to mistakes and accidents.
Although sleep apnea does not necessarily cause other physical problems, it can make existing symptoms more pronounced or lead to the risk of additional complications for things like: