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Association Between Severe Sleep Apnea And Resistant High Blood Pressure: Study

American Academy of Sleep Medicine A new study shows a strong association between severe, untreated obstructive sleep apnea and the risk of elevated blood pressure despite the use of high blood pressure medications. The study involved...

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2014-08-20 23:09:50

Atlanta School of Sleep Medicine and Nierman Practice Management team up to provide a unique education program for dentists wanting to set their dental sleep medicine practices apart. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 As the dangers of sleep apnea and sleep disorders in general become more recognized and understood, the emphasis on receiving proper treatment is simultaneously increasing. Dentists are uniquely placed as primary care clinicians to be instrumental in the screening,...

2014-08-20 08:27:50

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Easy Breathe, the fastest growing online sleep apnea shopping destination, today announced that its "Easy Blog" - has received more than 4.5 million unique page views since the start of the year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140307/LA78920LOGO "We are thrilled that so many people are finding our blog and reading our articles," said Nick Weiss, CEO of Easy Breathe. "We're committed to making sleep apnea more widely known and hope that people...

2014-08-18 08:28:48

Intelligent AirSense 10 Flow Generators SAN DIEGO, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ResMed (NYSE: RMD), the industry leader in patient-comfort innovation, today introduced its new AirSense(TM) 10 positive-airway pressure (PAP) device platform, with breakthrough features that benefit both the patient and the healthcare provider. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140815/136694 "Our home medical equipment provider customers are faced with the challenge of balancing superior care...

2014-08-14 20:23:05

Dr. Michael Feiz helps countless patients improve their sexual and overall health while lengthening lifespans LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dr. Michael Feiz has performed countless successful lap band, sleeve gastrectomy, and lap band revision procedures; while his patients recount numerous reasons for undergoing a surgery, one benefit of the procedure they are usually too shy to admit to has to do with the improvements in the more intimate side of their life. It's a sensitive...

2014-08-14 12:28:35

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep Apnea Doctors dot US is now providing innovative solutions for sleep doctors looking to recruit new sleep apnea patients. Sleep apnea, a disorder as common as type 2 diabetes, affects more than 18 million Americans, according to the National Sleep Foundation. If you are male, overweight, and over 40, you are at a high risk for developing sleep apnea. Curing sleep apnea is a concern for a number of sleep apnea specialists, including Sleep Apnea...

2014-08-13 23:10:52

A recent study revealing that overweight children gain weight even faster after having surgery to relieve sleep apnea has put the topic of sleep apnea treatments back in the news, and expert Dr. Ronald Receveur is concerned that many reports exclude a scientifically proven method for relieving the sleep disorder. Highly trained dentists offer a viable option to treat the condition – Oral Appliance Therapy. New Albany, IN (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 A study published in the Aug. 1, 2014,...

2014-08-12 12:29:27

ENCINO, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep apnea is a chronic sleep disorder that is characterized by pauses in breathing during sleep. These pauses can last just seconds or more than a minute. Treatment is essential to reduce the associated health risks and the higher risk of accidents. Encino Esthetic Dental Group now offers treatments for sleep apnea. Visit http://www.encinodentistoffice.com to learn more about these treatment options. Without treatment, sleep apnea can increase...

2014-08-12 12:28:35

As an expert in dental sleep medicine and TMD, Dr. Patel strives to positively impact his patients and the dental community, which is further seen through his nominee badge. ATLANTA, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- According to the Doctors' Choice Awards, 9 out of 10 consumers say reviews influence the doctor they choose. With the importance of reviews, it is no wonder Dr. Mayoor Patel of Craniofacial Pain & Dental Sleep Center of Georgia has earned his nominee badge. While reviews...

2014-08-12 08:31:34

Life-Threatening Sleep Illness Afflicts at Least 25 Million Americans - and Counting DARIEN, Ill., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's sleep experts agree: obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) - a potentially life-threatening disease involving episodes of complete or partial airway obstruction during sleep - is dangerously on the rise. The National Healthy Sleep Awareness Project, a collaboration launched this year by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), Centers for Disease Control...

2014-08-12 08:31:21

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Forty-five percent of normal adults snore at least occasionally and 25 percent are habitual snorers.(1) Theravent® Advanced Nightly Snore Therapy is the first and only FDA-cleared Expiratory Positive Airway Pressure (EPAP) therapy designed to reduce or eliminate snoring. Since 2012, Theravent REGULAR strength has surpassed over one million quiet nights of sleep for snorers and their bed partners. Beginning today, Theravent LITE and...


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