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Sleep Apnea Impairs the Brain’s Ability to Connect Emotions to Memories

May 20, 2021

It’s been long understood that sleep is needed for our brains to properly function. It helps us store memories, and supports our ability to learn, and maintains our emotional competency. But how exactly does the connection between sleep and our brains, particularly memory storing, association, and the feelings surrounding our memories, work? Could sleep apnea interfere with this? 

The short answer? Yes.

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