Sleep Apnea Quiz

Sleep Apnea Quiz

Two or more positive responses in this section should be discussed further with your physician:

  • Do you snore?

  • Does your snoring bother others?

  • Have you been told you stop breathing while sleeping?

  • Do you ever wake gasping or choking for air?

  • Do you have morning headaches?

  • Do you ever wake with a dry mouth in the mornings?

  • Do you often still feel tired when you wake after a night’s sleep?

  • Do you have high blood pressure?

  • If yes, do you take two or more high blood pressure medications?

  • Have you ever been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes?

  • Do you have a BMI over 35?

  • Have you ever been diagnosed with congestive heart failure or with atrial fibrillation?

  • Have you ever suffered a stroke?

  • Do you experience a “creepy-crawly” or uncomfortable feeling in your legs when sitting or lying down?

  • Does your bed partner complain about your kicking at night, or do you wake with an unusually “messy bed” (from thrashing about)?

  • Are you currently taking a prescribed or an over-the-counter sleeping aid(s)?

If you answer yes to 5-8 of these questions, you are at high risk for sleep apnea.

If you answer yes to 3-4 of these questions, you are at intermediate risk for sleep apnea.

If you answer yes to 0-2 of these questions, you are at low risk for sleep apnea.

This test is not a substitute for professional medical diagnosis and treatment management. If you have any concerns regarding your health, seek professional medical advice.

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