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Understanding Excessive Daytime Sleepiness

November 1, 2018

Understanding Excessive Daytime Sleepiness  Everyone feels fatigued from time to time during the day, but excessive daytime sleepiness is different. Excessive daytime sleepiness—or EDS—is a recognized symptom of narcolepsy and can have a significant impact on sufferers’ abilities to w...Read More

Understanding Excessive Daytime Sleepiness

October 24, 2018

Everyone feels fatigued from time to time during the day, but excessive daytime sleepiness is different. Excessive daytime sleepiness—or EDS—is a recognized symptom of narcolepsy and can have significant impact on sufferers’ abilities to work, attend school, and take part in their usual day-t...Read More

Is There a Cure for Sleep Apnea?

October 19, 2018

Sleep apnea can lead to serious daytime drowsiness, but its complications can stretch far further than fatigue. Sleep apnea sufferers have a higher risk of type 2 diabetes, heart disease, depression, car accidents, and wide range of other complications. As such, many people who are d...Read More

How Does Sleep Apnea Affect Your Body?

October 17, 2018

Sleep apnea is an extremely common—and dangerous—sleep disorder. When you suffer from sleep apnea, you may be surprised at the far-reaching consequences it can have for your overall health.   Watch this video to learn more about the impact of sleep apnea on your body. In addition t...Read More

FAQs About Behavioral Sleep Medicine

October 3, 2018

If a sleep disorder is affecting your health, the good news is that there are multiple things you can do to improve your ability to get the rest you need. In addition to treatments such as CPAP therapy and dental sleep medicine, behavioral sleep medicine can help you get more rest without...Read More

What Are the Health Risks of Insomnia?

September 25, 2018

Insomnia—an inability to fall asleep or stay asleep—is something that happens to nearly everyone occasionally. A night or two of insomnia can be uncomfortable and leave you feeling tired, but most people will soon get restorative sleep and be relatively unaffected. However, when insomnia become...Read More

What Is Dental Sleep Medicine?

September 18, 2018

Getting diagnosed with sleep apnea used to mean a lifetime of sleeping in a CPAP mask. However, although CPAP treatment is effective, it isn’t a good fit for everyone. Some people end up trading sleep apnea for insomnia because CPAPs just don’t work for them. Now, there is a new solution—dent...Read More

Preparing for Your Sleep Study

September 11, 2018

An overnight sleep study is often the first step in diagnosing a sleep disorder such as sleep apnea. Preparing for your study is easy and doesn’t require much beyond making sure you’re ready to get some rest.   Watch this video to learn more about preparing for an overnight sleep study. Ar...Read More

Dealing with Narcolepsy on the Job

September 4, 2018

Being diagnosed with narcolepsy frequently causes mixed feelings in sufferers. They are relieved to have a reason for their symptoms but may also feel overwhelmed by the things that they need to do to manage their condition. One issue that people with narcolepsy frequently have ...Read More

What Are the Signs of Sleep Apnea in Kids?

August 22, 2018

Most people think of sleep apnea as a problem for adults, but in reality, kids can and do suffer from this sleep disorder. If your child has sleep apnea, it is important to address it as quickly as possible to reduce the risk of potentially dangerous complications. If you notice any of th...Read More