Doctor On Call (DOC): Dr Valerie Tay – Why Snoring Is Bad For Your Health (Part 2)

DOC, OSA, snoring

Doctor On Call, or DOC for short, is a brand new series brought to you by Medical Channel Asia. This series aims to bring doctors and specialists from various fields to give you an introduction to common health and medical topics that you and the Asian population are interested in. In our 10th DOC, held on 18 March 2022 (Wednesday) in line with World Sleep Day, from 8 pm to 9 pm (GMT+8), we have Dr Valerie Tay, Senior consultant Ear, Nose and Throat surgeon, ASCENT ENT Specialist Group, to talk to us about Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). Read on to learn more about OSA and snoring.

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For Part 1 of the forum, we have Dr Valerie Tay give us a presentation on airway anatomy, risk factors and complications of OSA as well as treatment options in both adults and children.

In Part 2, Dr Valerie Tay goes through many questions posted by our enthusiastic audience, both collated from the registration process, and also posted LIVE. Read below to find out more about sleep apnea.

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