If you’re not sleeping well, you’re hurting more than just your ability to stay awake during the day. By regularly getting less than the recommended 7-9 hours of sleep per night, you could be causing serious harm to your health. The consequences of sleep deprivation include a host of problems, such as:
Sleep medicine is a medical specialty devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disturbances and disorders. At Cullman Primary Care Multi-Specialty Group, we treat sleep disorders in patients of all ages.
When to See a Sleep Medicine Doctor
You may be wondering if you need to see a sleep medicine specialist. The experts at CPC have found that a sleep study may be helpful for patients experiencing one or more of the following symptoms: