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OSA(untreated) + pregnancy=???? ANY STUDYS???
mom2tired posted:
was diagnosed with severe sleep apnea over 6yrs ago and neither the CPAP nor the BiPaP have helped me in any way so don't use anything 2 treat my sleep apnea..nothing other then meds 2 help keep me awake..i have a 20month old and 9month doc (obviously) didn't prescribe meds during pregnancys but my concern is if there r any harmful effects for the babys from lack of oxygen due 2 no helpful treatment..i had a sleep study done not long b4 i got preg with 20mo old and at that time my oxygen levels were dropping down n2 lower 80s! just 2 think bout it would assume there would be SUM type of effect considering EVERY part of 1z body NEEDS proper amt of oxygen 2 function properly but would like 2 know if there have been any studys done on OSA(without treatment) and preg n if so where could i find study(s), info, results? CAN SOME1 PLZ HELP ME GET SUM TYPE OF ANSWER?

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