Right Under Your Nose, New Sleep Apnea Treatment
18-million americans have sleep apnea. it's a condition that not only disrupts sleep, but may lead to high blood pressure, heart attacks, stroke or diabetes if left untreated. Now, a simple device that fits over the nose is helping patients get the treatment they need without any discomfort. The pro-vent device is covered by some insurance. it costs about 60 dollars a month. The c-pap machine is covered by most insurance companies. The most common side effects reported by provent users are a sense of nasal congestion or nasal discomfort. Kelly Davis has more in healthy living.