Types of Sleep Disorder

TYPES OF SLEEP DISORDER

There are many ways in which your healthy sleep cycle can become damaged over the long term. Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea and insomnia can interfere with normal physical, mental and emotional functioning. 

Disturbances to a healthy sleep cycle can be more common in the elderly. They can result from physical changes that happen naturally as we get older, or they can result from a primary sleep disorder or a secondary sleep problem resulting from a variety of causes, or a combination of the three. Sleep disorders decrease quality of life causing daytime sleepiness, tiredness, and lack of energy. Poor quality of sleep can also lead to confusion, difficulty concentrating, and poor performance on tasks. 

According to recent studies, women can suffer from insomnia at two to three times the rate that men do. Men on the other hand are twice as likely to have their slumber spoiled by sleep apnea, a chronic condition characterized by brief episodes of restricted breathing whereas women may experience the symptoms of sleep apnea differently. Obstructive sleep apnea can commonly be mistaken in women for depression, diabetes, hypertension and a host of other conditions, according to the U.S. National Sleep Foundation. There are also certain conditions unique to women that raise their risk of suffering from the disorder; one of them is polycystic ovary syndrome and another is pregnancy.

At  Kamalaya Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa on the island of Koh Samui in Thailand, you can get to the root of your sleep disorder and rebuild the healthy sleep cycle you need. In the Sleep Enhancement program, sleep difficulties are addressed through a combination of core treatments and therapies drawing from naturopathy, Traditional Chinese Medicine, massage therapy and mind-body balance. Treatments incorporate Shirodhara, Royal Ayurvedic massage, acupuncture, yoga, herbal foot baths with foot massage, the addition of herbs & supplements as well as mentoring to deal with lifestyle factors and personal issues. For more information on how the Sleep Enhancement Program can improve your quality of healthy, go to kamalaya.com or click here and set up a complimentary consultation with a specialist from the Wellness Centre.

Basic Detox program Thailand

RELATED POSTS

Adrenal Burnout

Adrenal Stress Relief

Excessive stress is the main cause. Working too much, sleeping too little, the constant demands of a fast-paced, high-stress lifestyle, and even stressful life events can compromise the adrenals.

Read More

Pattabhi Jois

The story of Sri Krishna Pattabhi Jois.

Read More

The Primary Benefits of Meditation

Bring awareness to your persistent thoughts and behavioral patterns

Read More
Lap Pool at Kamalaya

How to get to Thailand

Thailand welcomes back international travellers and begins to reopen to the rest of the world, Koh Samui celebrates being voted as one of the Top 25 Islands Around the World by readers of influential Travel + Leisure magazine.

Read More

Eating Mindfully

Our eating habits and preferences have a major impact on our physical health and appearance.

Read More

Why Detox

“Detoxification” refers to the body’s ability to neutralize and safely eliminate harmful chemicals within the body.

Read More

What is Stress

The signs of adrenal burnout are often hard to diagnose correctly, since they seem like part of everyday life. But if you suffer from an afternoon energy crash that is followed by a boost of energy late in the evening, you should take a closer look.

Read More

Detox Therapies

Detox therapies: Bio impedance analysis, colon hydrotherapy, far infrared sauna, chi nei tsang, lymphatic massage & oriental herbal body scrub and wrap

Read More

RECOMMENDED WELLNESS PROGRAMS AT KAMALAYA

SLEEP ENHANCEMENT

BASIC BALANCE & REVITALISE

RELATED POSTS

Benefits of Colon Hydrotherapy

Colon hydrotherapy can aid in the removal of plaque and waste matter that has accumulated over many years.

Read More

Yoga History

Yoga was first clearly expounded in the Vedic shastras (Hindu religious texts). Those that estimate Yoga’s age to be four thousand years see the history of Yoga from this point.

Read More

Health, Wellness & Yoga

You can dramatically improve your health and wellness through the practice of yoga.

Read More

Cleanse & Detox

Cleansing and detoxing your body is a great way to put yourself on the path to improved health over the long term.

Read More

What is Detoxification?

Detoxification refers to the body’s ability to neutralize and safely eliminate harmful chemicals and unwanted substances from the body to address and correct toxic imbalances.

Read More

Why Detox

As the world population grows the number of pollutants in our environment and diets has dramatically increased.

Read More

Feeling Overwhelmed?

Our spa retreat is the perfect place to escape from the pressures of feeling overwhelmed, but for those times that you need to quickly regain control of a situation, these are 7-steps to follow, shared by the wellbeing specialists at Kamalaya Koh Samui Wellness Sanctuary & Holistic Spa.

Read More

Eating Mindfully

Our eating habits and preferences have a major impact on our physical health and appearance.

Read More

RECOMMENDED WELLNESS PROGRAMS AT KAMALAYA

RELAX & RENEW

BASIC BALANCE & REVITALISE

BOOK YOUR DAY PASS

(Expected date of arrival should be booked on purchase, in case of changes it can be extended with 24 hour notice. )