How Asthma and COPD Can Affect Your Sleep
And What You Can Do about It
Good quality sleep is important for everyone. However, people with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease may have sleep issues that can lead to nighttime awakenings and daytime sleepiness. This can worsen their symptoms of asthma or COPD. Fortunately, there are a number of steps people with asthma or COPD can take to improve their sleep.