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Sleep Disorders Week

Children’s Sleep Apnea

Learn about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of childhood sleep apnea. Click here.

Sleep Apnea Genetics International Consortium

For more information

Social Media

Check out news about developments in sleep culture and science, discussions, and opportunities to help raise awareness. Click here for ASAA on Facebook®

Sleep Apnea Support Forum

This popular patient-to-patient support site allows you browse through tips from other patients as well as post a question and receive individualized support. Click here.

(Alert, Well and Keeping Energetic)

A.W.A.K.E. is a network of voluntary mutual-help apnea support groups. For more info or to find local support groups click here.

Sleep Apnea Videos

To view the American Sleep Apnea Association’s videos online click here

Other Educational Resources from ASAA

ATS Breathing in America Book

The Breathing in America: Diseases, Progress, and Hope compilationbriefly describes respiratory diseases and the progress that is being made in the quest to find their cures. Click here for Chapter on Sleep Disorders

ATS Patient Information Series

The ATS Patient Information Series is a public service of the American Thoracic Society and its journal the AJRCCM (
The information appearing in this series is for educational purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for the medical advice of
one’s personal health care provider.

Apnea Advocacy Program

You can make a big difference in just 5 minutes. That's all it will take to learn the issues and send a letter to your elected officials. The actions of our government have an enormous impact so please educate yourself and take action. More information

ASAA Executive Director Blog

A sometime journal of the Executive Director of the American Sleep Apnea Association. Click here