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Sleep support group to meet in Woodstock

Published: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

McHENRY – Centegra Health System provides a support group for people with sleep apnea, their family members and friends.

The group is part of the American Sleep Apnea Association’s AWAKE network. AWAKE stands for Alert, Well and Keeping Energetic.

The support group provides education and idea sharing for people who are affected by sleep-disordered breathing. The group meets on a quarterly basis at Centegra Hospital – Woodstock in the Heart Center conference rooms.

The next session, a question-and-answer with the doctor, will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. today with Dr. Firas Dairi, medical director of pulmonary and sleep services. Registration is required by calling 877-236-8347.

To learn more about Centegra’s sleep services, call 877-236-8347 or visit for information.

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