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For people with Down syndrome, family members, caregivers and professionals.

Overcoming Sleep Apnea

April 2019 | Matthew Balog, MPH, CCSH, RPSGT - Advocate Children's Hospital

The video below is a recording of a presentation from the Adult Down Syndrome Center's Healthy Me, Healthy You, Healthy Us Conference held on April 6, 2019. The presentation features Matthew Balog, a pediatric clinical sleep educator at Advocate Children's Hospital, and Joey Morton, a young man with Down syndrome who has sleep apnea and uses a CPAP machine. The presentation slides can be viewed at this link.

Please note: The information on this site is for educational purposes only and is not intended to serve as a substitute for a medical, psychiatric, mental health, or behavioral evaluation, diagnosis, or treatment plan by a qualified professional. We recommend you review the educational material with your health providers regarding the specifics of your health care needs.