Count your "yes" answers to the eight questions below to determine your risk for sleep apnea
Do you snore loudly (louder than talking or loud enough to be heard through closed doors)?
Do you often feel tired, fatigued or sleepy during daytime hours?
Has anyone observed you stopping breathing during your sleep?
4. Blood Pressure
Do you have or are you being treated for high blood pressure?
BMI more than 35kg/m2?
Is your age over 50 years old?
7. Neck Circumference
Is your neck circumference greater than 17” if you are a male or 16” if you are a female?
Are you a male?
High risk of OSA –‘yes’ to three or more items
Low risk of OSA – ‘yes’ to less than three items