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Children’s Sleep Apnea

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

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Sleep Apnea Videos

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

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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®

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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.

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A.W.A.K.E.
(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 a local support group click here.

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Meet Sleep Apnea Experts
SAVE THE DATE
: Meet sleep apnea experts at a special patient session during the ATS conference in Denver in May 2011.  The session is FREE. Contact  the ASAA for more information or to register.

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Sleep Apnea and Trucking Conference

Information about the first Sleep Apnea and Trucking Conference organized by the ASAA and co-sponsored by the American Trucking Association, and the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. Click here for more.  

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Other Educational Resources from ASAA

Books
Publications
Brochures
Links to other web resources

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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

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ATS Patient Information Series

The ATS Patient Information Series is a public service of the American Thoracic Society and its journal the AJRCCM (www.atsjournals.org).
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. —Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults
Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Children
Sleep Studies

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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

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ASAA Executive Director Blog

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