Sleep Apnea Devices Market Projected to Gain Significant Value by 2027
Sleep apnea is a common disorder in which the affected person makes one or more pauses while breathing or has shallow breathing during sleep. Even though most cases are not diagnosed, studies say that at least 22 million Americans suffer from this condition, up to an 80% of those cases are severe or moderate. Sleep apnea is represented by pauses during sleep time. Said pauses can go from only a few seconds to several minutes, usually repeating 30 or more times per hour. In most cases, people can breathe normally after some time. Many people suffering from sleep apnea snore or make sounds that are similar to the sounds people do when choking.
In most cases, sleep apnea is a chronic (constant) health problem that alters sleep. Among the consequences caused by sleep apnea, general tiredness and fatigue during the day and pain in different parts of the body are some of the most common ones. During this latter decade, sleep apnea has earned the recognition of the healthcare system as a life-damaging condition that may trigger significant health issues, this has brought about an increasing demand of devices to aid people with sleep apnea have a refreshing sleep.