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Resource Guide for Sleep Apnea

American Sleep Apnea Association

Address:
641 S Street NW
3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20001-5196

Phone:
1-888-293-3650

Internet address:
https://www.sleepapnea.org

Description of services provided:
This website provides a variety of materials discussing sleep apnea, including a brochure, a phone app, and many other educational materials. You can participate in the "Sleep Apnea Support Forum" and post questions about the condition and treatments.

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Address:
Building 31
31 Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892

Phone:
301-592-8573

Internet address:
https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov

Description of services provided:
NHLBI provides fact sheets on sleep apnea and other sleep disorders, as well as heart, lung, and blood disorders. Look here for information on current areas of research, clinical trials seeking subjects, meetings and conferences, and a link to the organization's sister website, the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research (NCSDR).

National Sleep Foundation

Internet address:
https://sleepfoundation.org

Description of services provided:
Here you will find brochures, newsletters, and reports on narcolepsy and other sleep disorders; a long list of links to other websites with good information on sleep disorders; and information about sleep disorder specialists in your area.

American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery

Address:
1650 Diagonal Road
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone:
703-836-4444

Internet address:
http://www.entnet.org

Description of services provided:
The American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery (AAO-HNS) is the world's largest organization representing specialists who treat the ear, nose, throat, and related structures of the head and neck. On this website, you can find newsletters, reports about obstructive sleep apnea and other sleep disorders, and a lengthy list of links to related websites.

Last reviewed April 2018 by EBSCO Medical Review Board  Last Updated: 4/12/2018