Health Risks Associated with Sleep Apnea

November 2, 2016

SLEEP APNEA’S EFFECTS GO BEYOND NIGHTTIMEFor patients with sleep apnea, CPAP treatment compliance may be a matter of life or death. When left untreated, sleep apnea health risks include life-threatening health complications like heart attack and stroke. Diabetes It isn...Read More

What Is a Pediatric Sleep Study?

October 27, 2016

Sleep disorders don’t just happen to adults. Children are vulnerable to them as well and often require special attention. When your child needs a sleep study, it’s important a provider understands the special needs of pediatric patients. If your child is referred for a pediatric sleep study...Read More

Understanding Sleep Apnea (Updated 2021)

October 20, 2016

HOW UNTREATED SLEEP APNEA AFFECTS YOU Sleep apnea is a serious condition that causes more than sleepless nights. When patients have sleep apnea, their airways close when they sleep and they stop breathing, leaving them gasping for air. These pauses in breathing repeat over and over again—in some c...Read More

Examining Different Types of Sleep Disorders

October 13, 2016

AN OVERVIEW OF THE MOST PREVALENT SLEEP DISORDERSMost people experience occasional difficulties with sleep, but people with sleep disorders have significant sleep disruptions that can affect their health and their everyday activities. If you believe you could have a sleep disorder, seeking a di...Read More

Comparing CPAP and Oral Appliance Therapy

October 6, 2016

YOUR SLEEP APNEA TREATMENT OPTIONSIf you are diagnosed with sleep apnea, your specialist may recommend either CPAP treatment or oral appliance therapy. The right treatment for you depends on a number of different factors, from the severity of your symptoms to your personal p...Read More

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