People who suffer from hypertension usually associate morning headaches and lack of sleep with high blood pressure. But there is a high possibility that it could be because of a serious sleep disorder called Sleep Apnea. In this disorder, the upper airway repeatedly collapses during sleep, cutting off the flow of air to the lungs. Treatment of Sleep Apnea can not only help you keep your blood pressure under control, but also relieve you of the risk of a cardiac arrest or stroke.
CPAP therapy allows you to breathe normally and reduces stress on the body. Clinical studies suggest that treatment of Sleep Apnea can benefit hypertension patients in the following ways:
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