1103, 2013

PROVENT® SLEEP APNEA THERAPY NOW AVAILABLE IN SINGAPORE AND MALAYSIA

11th March, 2013|0 Comments

Celebrating Quality Sleep: Novel Treatment Option for Serious Sleep Disorder Last year, the fifth-annual World Sleep Day spread the awareness of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a prevalent problem worldwide but still very much under the radar. In conjunction with World Sleep Day which falls on 15th March this year, Theravent Inc. is pleased to announce that its proprietary Provent® Sleep Apnea Therapy, a novel and non-invasive treatment for OSA, is now available throughout Singapore and Malaysia. Cleared by the US FDA in 2008, it is imported and distributed by Somnotec (S) Pte Ltd in Singapore, and Somnotec (M) Pte Ltd in Malaysia. Getting to Know Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) People who suffer from OSA stop breathing for ten seconds or longer, in most cases, hundreds of times each night. They stop breathing because the muscles that typically keep the airway open end up relaxing and collapsing while sleeping, blocking the airway. Often,