A major component of health screening involves cancer screening.
WHO IS AT RISK OF DEVELOPING OSA?
Individuals with the following risk factors have a higher chance of developing OSA:
- Increasing age
- Underlying airway obstruction symptoms such as enlarged tonsils and adenoids
WHAT IS THE RATE OF OSA IN SINGAPORE?
Research shows that about 33% of Singaporeans suffer from moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea, with many incidences going undiagnosed. Furthermore, the symptoms of night time OSA are usually only observed by your sleep partner, hence, you may not even realise that you are experiencing OSA until daytime symptoms of OSA present themselves.