Archives: 'Apnea'

admin — July 4, 2005, 8:04 am

Masks for Sleep Apnea

Some people strugle to sleep at night because they get inadequate oxygen levels. Many things can contribute to the condition called sleep apnea. Some of the more typical things helping to cause sleep apnea are obesity, smoking, alcohol, and other drugs. The solution for some is a sleeping mask: Dr. Puchalski prescribed nightly C-Pap treatments […]

admin — July 3, 2005, 10:30 pm

Sleep Apnea & Darvocet Cause Police Officer Sleeps on the Job

Sleeping police officer resigns after being caught sleeping on the job: He did not return phone calls, but in documents released by the Winter Haven Police Department, Bissett, 42, said he suffers from sleep apnea and takes Darvocet, a prescription pain reliever. Bissett never disclosed those things to supervisors until the internal investigation. During the […]