Reasons why you may need to get screened for sleep apnea

There are many people who should be screened and potentially treated according to health experts.

It’s a big debate over a common sleep problem. According to the American academy of sleep medicine, 26% of adults between the ages of 30 to 70 have sleep apnea.

Health experts say that many people should be screed and potentially treated.

To learn more about sleep apnea and if you need to be screened, watch the video up above.


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Dr. McGeorge can be seen on Local 4 News helping Metro Detroiters with health concerns when he isn't helping save lives in the emergency room at Henry Ford Hospital.

Elizabeth Washington is a Digital News Editor and has been with Local 4 News since April 2022.