Sleep Medicine

Sleep, a fundamental aspect of human life, plays a critical role in maintaining overall health and well-being. At VAAYU, we are keenly aware of the intricate relationship between respiratory health and the quality of sleep. The importance of sleep medicine cannot be overstated, especially considering the profound impact sleep disorders can have on our health and daily functioning. 

Here are some of the important functions of sleep:

The need to evaluate sleep disorders:

In recent years, there has been a growing recognition of the prevalence and impact of sleep disorders on public health. It is estimated that a significant portion of the global population experiences sleep-related problems, some of which include:

Despite the widespread nature of these disorders, they often remain undiagnosed and untreated. This is particularly concerning because untreated sleep disorders can lead to a cascade of health issues, including daytime fatigue, impaired cognitive function, and an increased risk of chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, and obesity. In the realm of respiratory medicine, evaluating sleep disorders becomes even more crucial. Sleep apnea, for instance, is associated with not only disrupted sleep patterns but also increased risk of hypertension, stroke, and heart failure. Identifying sleep disorders in individuals with respiratory conditions can offer targeted interventions that improve both their respiratory health and overall quality of life. If you are experiencing any of the symptoms of a sleep disorder, it is important to see a doctor
for evaluation.

There are a variety of treatment options available for sleep disorders, including:

If you are experiencing a sleep disorder, it is important to seek treatment. Sleep disorders can have a significant impact on your quality of life, and treatment can help you to get the sleep that you need to be healthy and well-rested.

Here are some tips for improving your sleep: