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2013-11-12 23:04:39

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) is often the first recommendation a doctor will give when an individual is diagnosed with Obstructive Sleep Apnea, but the unique habits and lifestyles of some people necessarily mean that not everyone can tolerate or even benefit from such a therapy. The specialists at Sleep Apnea Surgicure have put together a list of those for whom CPAP may not be feasible and provided tips on what can be sought in its stead. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) November...

2013-09-30 23:04:27

The latest customer reviews of the FDA cleared VitalSleep anti-snoring mouthpiece are demonstrating continued positive success. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 The latest customer reviews of the FDA cleared VitalSleep anti-snoring mouthpiece are demonstrating continued positive success. This mandibular advancement device gently moves the lower jaw forward to help open the airway of snorers and stop snoring at night. R. Lorenzo of North Palm Beach, FL shares with us how VitalSleep...

2013-09-24 10:20:19

ACP recommends weight loss and CPAP as initial therapy for treatment People diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) should lose weight and use continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) as initial therapy, according to new recommendations from the American College of Physicians (ACP) published today in Annals of Internal Medicine, ACP's flagship journal. More than 18 million American adults have sleep apnea, which increases the risk of high blood pressure, heart attack, stroke,...

2013-08-07 23:02:09

Panama City area dental practice, Emerald Coast Dental Sleep Medicine, is providing treatment for children with sleep apnea. New findings by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine link sleep apnea to some serious health issues. Panama City Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 According to a May 11 post on the American Academy of Pediatrics website, sleep apnea is a common problem that affects an estimated two percent of all children, including many who are undiagnosed. Read more:...

2013-08-01 23:22:13

Herald Square Dental offers relief from Obstructive Sleep Apnea with the help of the new Somnodent Sleep Apnea Appliance. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 Herald Square Dental is now offering relief from Obstructive Sleep Apnea with the help of Somnodent Sleep Apnea Appliance. Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is a common disorder that can become very serious, increasing chances of high blood pressure, heart attack, diabetes and stroke. Some of the symptoms of OSA include: Feeling...

2013-07-05 23:01:03

Sleep Group Solutions instructor Dr. Jeffrey Horowitz will be teaching Dentists proper protocols and practice parameters on treating patients for snoring and sleep apnea. The Dental Sleep Medicine course is on July 26-27th in Philadelphia, PA. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) July 05, 2013 Dentists from across the country are participating in dental sleep medicine continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea patients. ...

2013-01-14 23:01:13

Timonium, MD dentist Dr. Joel Nathanson is one of select dentists treating sleep apnea sufferers through oral appliance therapy. Dr. Nathanson has partnered with SleepTest.com to spread community awareness to the dangers of snoring and untreated sleep apnea. Timonium, MD (PRWEB) January 14, 2013 Dr. Joel I. Nathanson, D.M.D., M.A.G.D., a three-time JEOPARDY winner, knows more than his share of facts and trivia. Since his three consecutive game show wins in 1987, Nathanson has been...

2013-01-03 05:00:35

People with sleep apnea have worse quality of life and more medical problems; a new study confirms that successful treatment helps their bed partners also. Custom oral appliances made by trained dentists helps two people at once sleep better, enjoy life, and have lower health costs. Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) January 02, 2013 What´s lost in treating disease is the effect on the people around the patient. Sleep apnea, which affects nearly 20% of the population, can be resolved in a number of...

2012-12-19 05:03:54

Without proper equipment sanitization CPAP can cause infection, irritation, and congestion. Uxbridge, MA (PRWEB) December 18, 2012 Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) can cause many negative effects for the end-user. The air pressure from the CPAP tends to dry out the sinuses, which causes irritation and congestion thus increasing mucous production. This can lead to obstructed breathing and make the end-user feel as if they have a head cold. Additionally, sinus infections can...

Snoring As Bad For Your Heart As Diabetes
2012-12-05 14:26:34

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Snoring can be more than just an annoyance–if untreated it can have the same effect on the cardiovascular system as diabetes, according to new research from a Romanian medical doctor. The research, which was presented this week at the at EUROECHO and other Imaging Modalities 2012 conference by Dr. Raluca Mincu, showed that the nighttime breathing disorder is a sign of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a condition known to cause...


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