Frequently Asked Questions

Chanwell Clinic

We try to anticipate questions you might have about our PRODUCT / SERVICE and provide the answers here.

1. What is the effect of SNORING on our health?

Snoring raises blood pressure (hypertension) and increases plaque formation in the carotid artery circulation to the brain that in turn increases STROKE risk.

2. Effects of SLEEP APNEA on the heart?

Studies have shown that sleep apnea increases heart size (left ventricular mass) that in turn increases the risk of heart failure. JCSM November 15, 2013. Obstructive Sleep Apnea Severity Is Associated with Left Ventricular Mass Independent of Other Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Morbid Obesity. 1165-1171.

ResMed Philips Respironics American Heart Association National Sleep Foundation