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2014-04-18 23:03:36

Goal to Lower 80% Incidence of Undiagnosed Sleep Apnea Tampa, Florida (PRWEB) April 18, 2014 Sleep Apnea Treatment Centers of America (SATCOA) will commemorate Sleep Apnea Awareness Day by wearing pajamas to work. This health observance day is Friday, April 18. With this event, the company’s goal is to raise awareness about obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Currently, it is estimated that 80 percent of people with OSA are walking around unaware that they have the condition. OSA is defined...

2014-04-17 23:02:44

Dental sleep medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions, instructs dentists on implementing a sleep apnea protocol which includes identifying, diagnosing with physicians, and treatment plans including oral appliance therapy. Upcoming live lectures include Nashville, Salt Lake City, and Chicago. (PRWEB) April 17, 2014 According to the National Sleep Foundation, more than 80 million Americans snore. Snoring, along with high blood pressure, hypertension, and daytime fatigue,...

2014-04-15 23:01:07

Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and in-office training company, Sleep Group Solutions, help to raise awareness of Sleep Apnea Awareness Day by offering discounted sleep courses and specials on oral appliances from Respire Medical. Happy Sleep Apnea Awareness Day! Hollywood, FL (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 April 18th is an important date in the history of treatment of obstructive sleep apnea. On this day in 1981, Colin Sullivan published the results of a small study (five...

2014-04-10 08:28:38

The American Sleep and Breathing Academy (ASBA) partners with The American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC) & The University Of Nevada School Of Medicine for "Sleep & Wellness 2014: A Conference for Healthcare Professionals" OGDEN, Utah, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Utah-based American Sleep & Breathing Academy (ASBA), in partnership with The University of Nevada School of Medicine, and in collaboration with The American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC, a...

2014-04-08 23:02:21

Dental Continuing Education Company, Sleep Group Solutions teaches Dentists how to identify, and provide treatment for snoring and sleep apnea. Upcoming lectures include Phoenix, Miami and Boston. Hollywood, FL (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Sleep Group Solutions, the nationwide leader in dental continuing education, continues to push awareness for Dentists and Hygienists on implementing a protocol for Sleep Disorders Dentistry after results of the New York train engineer’s sleep study...

2014-04-01 15:07:51

Clinical investigators at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) have developed a new screening tool to help diagnose obstructive sleep apnea in children. Their findings are published in Pediatric Pulmonology. Evidence suggests that adults with a large neck circumference are more likely to develop obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), especially males. As neck circumference varies by age and sex, there have been no reference ranges to diagnose pediatric OSA up until now. The new...

2014-03-28 23:02:45

Dental Sleep Medicine program graduate, Dr. Phillip DeJesus of Bridgeport, CT proudly brings Sleep Dysfunction Therapy to his community, and is now providing treatment for snoring and sleep apnea. Bridgeport, CT (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Sleep Apnea is closely connected to strokes, heart disease, diabetes, dementia and motor vehicle accidents. It is estimated that over 50 million people are undiagnosed with this ravaging disease. Dental Sleep Medicine education, instrumentation, and...

2014-03-21 23:22:07

Sleep Group Solutions Instructor, Dr. Jeffrey Horowitz explains the dangers of OSA, and how snoring affects the sleep partner. Dr. Horowitz’s upcoming live lectures include Miami on May 2-3, and Boston on May 16-17th. Miami, FL (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 Dentists across the US are attending dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT).  Dental sleep medicine expert, Dr....

2014-03-21 23:04:52

The global sleep apnea diagnostic devices market is broadly segmented into two categories, namely, Diagnostic Devices and Therapeutic Devices. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/sleep-apnea-devices-market-719.html (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 The “Sleep Apnea Diagnostic & Therapeutic Devices Market [Polysomnographs, Respiratory Polygraphs, Pulse Oximeters, CPAP, Masks, Adaptive Servo-Ventilation (ASV), Oral Appliances, Nasal EPAP, Neurostimulation] Global End-user Analysis,...

2014-03-12 23:30:45

Local Company Provides Sleep Apnea Testing and Treatments Houston, TX (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Even as a natural rejuvenator of the human body and spirit, sleep is something that some people—especially those with busy schedules—usually do not give enough importance. But in some cases, not getting enough sleep might not be a voluntary decision. The Centers for Disease Control estimates that over 70 million Americans suffer from chronic sleep problems. Sleep apnea is one of the more...