Sleep Apnea is a sleep disorder that is very much prevalent in US. This disorder affects about 1 in every 70 people which amounts to over 4 million people. This disorder majorly affects men (25%) more than women (11%). And out of the affected people, 70% are overweight.
Another concern is 78% of people who are suffering are undiagnosed. Reports say if this disease is undiagnosed, then it increases the risk of heart problems, stroke and high BP. The supplies of CPAP (a ventilator like device) annually costs $750 million.