What are the Advantages of CPAP?
Sleep apnea can have a negative effect on many aspects of your well-being, but fortunately, there are several ways to treat it. The most common, and often very effective, type of treatment is a CPAP machine. In this blog, sleep specialist Dr. Samit Malhotra of Sleep & Neuroscience Associates explains the advantages of using a […]Read More
Do I Have Restless Leg Syndrome?
It’s estimated that up to 10% of people deal with restless legs syndrome, a disorder that can affect people of any age. Tingling, aching, and other sensations can create an almost uncontrollable urge to move your legs, interfering with your sleep and ability to relax. In this blog, board-certified sleep medicine specialist Dr. Samit Malhotra […]Read More
How is Narcolepsy Diagnosed?
Falling asleep or feeling sudden muscle weakness while you’re at work or doing other activities during the day is worrisome and frightening. It could also be dangerous since you could get into an accident while you’re behind the wheel or at work. It may mean you have narcolepsy, which often goes undiagnosed for years before […]Read More
What is Insomnia?
If you’re not sleeping well, it can affect many areas of your life. Insomnia can wreak havoc on your waking hours, making you feel continually tired and irritable as you struggle to get through the day. In this blog, sleep specialist Dr. Samit Malhotra of Sleep & Neuroscience Associates in Greenwich CT explains what insomnia […]Read More
Top Sleep Apnea Treatments
Sleep apnea is a common, yet serious, sleep disorder that can affect your well-being in a variety of ways. Many people who have sleep apnea aren’t aware of it, but once it’s properly diagnosed, several different treatments options are available. In this blog, Dr. Samit Malhotra, a board-certified sleep doctor with Sleep & Neuroscience Associates, […]Read More
What is the Difference Between CPAP and CPAP Alternatives?
If you have sleep apnea, you’ve probably been asked to try CPAP to help keep your airway open while you sleep. While this treatment can be very effective for some people, alternatives are available if it isn’t your best option or you find it to be too uncomfortable. In this blog, sleep medicine specialist Dr. Samit […]Read More
What are the Symptoms of Pediatric Sleep Disorders?
Pediatric sleep disorders are quite common, and they can affect not only your child’s sleep, but also the entire family. Your child may also suffer daytime issues related to a sleep disorder. In this blog, sleep medicine specialist Dr. Samit Malhotra of Sleep & Neuroscience Associates outlines the symptoms of pediatric sleep disorders to help […]Read More
What are the Dangers of Sleep Apnea?
Snoring can sometimes not be taken very seriously, but it may be a sign of sleep apnea, a potentially dangerous condition. In this blog, Dr. Samit Malhotra of Sleep & Neuroscience Associates, who is board-certified in sleep medicine and neurology, outlines some common dangers of sleep apnea. What is sleep apnea? Obstructive sleep apnea or […]Read More
What Are the Most Common Symptoms of Insomnia?
An inability to fall asleep or stay asleep can make you feel tired and irritable the next day and deprive you of the rest you need to function well. In this blog, sleep specialist Dr. Samit Malhotra, will explain the most common symptoms of insomnia. What is insomnia? Insomnia is a common sleep disorder that […]Read More
When is a Sleep Study Recommended?
If you’ve had symptoms such as snoring and excessive daytime sleepiness, your doctor may suggest a sleep study to help gather more information about your condition. In this blog, sleep specialist Dr. Samit Malhotra will explain exactly what’s involved with a sleep study and why it might be recommended. What is a sleep study? This […]Read More