How do I talk to my
doctor about my EDS
related to sleep apnea?

If you or a loved one have been diagnosed with sleep apnea and are extremely tired during the day, it may be due to Excessive Daytime Sleepiness (EDS). The first step in finding a solution is talking with your doctor. To start the conversation, answer the following questions and bring this form to your next appointment.
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If you checked any of these statements, consider speaking with a doctor about Excessive Daytime Sleepiness related to sleep apnea.

This Discussion Guide is not intended to make a diagnosis or take the place of talking with your doctor about your symptoms and possible treatment options.
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Now is the time to talk to your doctor about your Excessive Daytime Sleepiness related to sleep apnea. Your doctor can work to develop a treatment plan that's right for you.
Throughout this site, we refer to Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) as sleep apnea. This site does not address Central Sleep Apnea.