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2013-12-06 14:57:22

Article is published in the Journal of Applied Physiology There are over a million people with spinal cord injuries (SCI) in the United States alone with an estimated 11,000 new cases every year. Furthermore, it is estimated that there are, at least, 100,000 veterans with SCI, making the VA the largest integrated health care system in the world for SCI care. But despite this large prevalence, researchers are still discovering all the various ways that SCI affect those with this condition...

2013-10-11 23:02:27

The obesity and OSA connection have dentists attending dental continuing education courses with Sleep Group Solutions to learn screening and treatment methods for snoring and sleep apnea patients. Seattle Dental Sleep Medicine lecture is on November 8-9th. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) October 11, 2013 Obesity has reached epidemic proportions and has long been considered a dominating factor in as many as 50 percent of OSA patients (Laura Meinke, MD 9/11/2010). A 2012 CDC report in Washington state...

2013-08-09 23:01:11

Sleep Group Solutions Dental Sleep Medicine instructor, Dr. Michael Hnat, introduces a systematic approach to treating sleep disordered breathing patients with oral appliances, in Rochester, NY on August 23-24th. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) August 09, 2013 With over 80 Million  people undiagnosed with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea), it's assumed more physicians would increase OSA screenings and treatment options for symptomatic patients.  Interestingly enough, dentists are among...


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