• Lack of sleep could mean losing your job or worse.


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    Not getting enough sleep can result in a laundry list of negative consequences:


    • 1. Inattention,

    • 2. Confusion,

    • 3. Memory lapses,

    • 4. Depression,

    • 5. Headaches,

    • 6. Irritability

    • 7. Increases in blood pressure

    • 8. Stress

    • 9. Loss of libido

    • 10. Erectile disfunction

    • 11. Diabetes

    It can also impair cognitive function, slow response time and decision making, and has been associated with a wide range of illness and disease. What do you think? Any of the above symptoms would impact your job negatively?


    The Berlin Scale is used by many practitioners in the medical community to “screen” patients who are suspected to be at risk for obstructive sleep apnea. As you are aware, sleep apnea is a very dangerous condition that results in damaging pauses in breathing while a person is asleep. Unfortunately, 80-90% of these patients are undiagnosed. Dr. Lindner is doing everything possible to help treat these undiagnosed patients and this screening exam is the first step.