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2014-02-05 11:23:42

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) generally is associated with increased risk for cardiovascular (CV) disease. OSA is usually measured using the apnea-hypopnea index (AHI), the number of times that breathing pauses or severely slows per hour of sleep. However, sleep studies using to diagnose OSA produce a number of other measures. Whether those measures are associated with CV disease, and whether they predict CV disease as well or better than AHI, is not known. Tetyana Kendzerska (University of...

2014-01-31 23:01:12

The main speaker for the San Francisco seminar will be Todd Morgan, DMD, a clinician and researcher with 20 years of experience in dental sleep medicine and a highly respected leader in the field. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 As the awareness of the dangers of sleep apnea continues to spread across the U.S., more and more of the estimated 22 million affected Americans are seeking solutions from their local dentist. Dentists can treat patients suffering from mild-to-moderate...

2014-01-30 23:01:28

As the awareness of the dangers of sleep apnea continues to spread across the U.S., more and more of the estimated 22 million affected Americans are seeking solutions from their local dentist. Dentists can treat patients suffering from mild to moderate sleep apnea with oral appliance therapy (OAT), as an alternative option for patients who cannot tolerate or refuse CPAP. Tequesta, FL (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Nierman Practice Management (NPM) is returning to Charlotte this year on March...

2014-01-23 23:01:17

New enhancements on the Dental Sleep Medicine supply website enable consumers to find supplies faster and more intuitively. Items including Eccovision filters and nose-tips, and home sleep testing devices can now be purchased straight from TheSleepMall.com. (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions train Dentists’ and Hygienists’ on implementing a protocol for Sleep Disorders Dentistry. Launching The Sleep Mall in 2005 to serve the needs...

2014-01-22 08:29:43

Consumer Satisfaction Demonstrates PILLO1 Pillow is Naturally Relieving Pain and Improving Sleep LOS ANGELES, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- At a time when 40-60 million Americans suffer with sleep problems and another 47 million are living with neck pain, the innovative PILLO1 pillow is improving sleep and breaking the cycle of chronic pain. A new survey indicates that 8 out of 10 people were 100% satisfied with PILLO1 for neck and back pain relief, and 8 out of 10 people were...

2014-01-21 23:02:26

Dental sleep medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions, trains dentists and hygienists on implementing a protocol for sleep disorders dentistry. February 2014 dental lectures include California, North Carolina, Louisiana and Indiana, as Sleep Seminar destinations. Ft. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 With such a high demand for quality sleep courses, Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which focus on screening and treating...

2014-01-16 23:29:38

Company to Begin Testing Airline Pilots Per New FAA Policy Houston, TX (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 Apnix Sleep Diagnostics has recently announced new methods for testing for sleep apnea and other sleep disorders. According to the National Sleep Foundation nearly 70 million Americans suffer from some sort of sleep disorder. What's more, at least a quarter of all men suffer from sleep apnea. It's an unfortunate fact that many of those with sleep apnea often go undiagnosed and the...

2014-01-15 23:04:15

Given the proliferation of mobile devices and apps on the marketplace, it was only a matter of time before products were rolled out offering the ability to identify sleep apnea in the comfort of one’s own home. However, the experts at Sleep Apnea Surgicure want people to realize that not all of the many at-home sleep apnea devices are as both specific and sensitive for the accurate diagnosis of clinically significant obstructive sleep apnea as an in-lab, physician supervised sleep...

2014-01-14 23:02:18

Dental sleep medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions provide live lectures on Sleep Disorders Dentistry and explain many correlations including the Vicious Cycle of Sleep Apnea, Sleepiness, Anxiety, Caffeine and Bruxism. Ft. Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 "We know there is a correlation between bruxism and sleep apnea, but how does the one contribute to the other?" asks Sleep Apnea Awareness Advocate, Dr. Charles Kravitz from Ft. Lauderdale, FL. This, and...

2013-12-30 23:02:29

People across the country will be making New Year’s Resolutions soon, but scant few are going to make achieving better sleep their primary goal for 2014. The physicians at Sleep Apnea Surgicure want citizens to understand why this could perhaps be the most important benchmark to set, and they’re offering tips on how persons who do prioritize sleep can achieve their goals. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 Now that the hectic holiday season is behind us, most people will now...


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