OSA stands for Obstructive Sleep Apnea. It is a common ailment among adults. This is when an individual suffers from abnormal breathing, especially during sleep. Individuals who have OSA usually experiences oxygen desaturation as well.
When a person has OSA, his or her throat’s soft tissues collapse causing the airway to be blocked. When this occurs, a person is likely to snore. It is important to note that not all individuals with OSA may show symptoms of snoring and not all snorers have Sleep Apnea!
OSA is a condition which can lead to serious problems ,be aware and go in for correction as you detect or become aware of snoring which is a key indicator that you may be experiencing OSA.