Dear Two possibilities need to be ruled out for your symptoms. These are
You need an examination by a sleep specialist to rule out these causes.
DearCustomerbr /> It can be of two types and both types can co exist. Common type is obstructive.In this the structures of your throat become lax with age and collapse into the throat when you breath causing stoppage of breathing for a short time and usually associated with abnormal sounds. Central type occurs when the brain sends wrong signals to muscles which control breathing causing stoppage of breathing.