Category: Sleep Apnea

You Can Address Sleep Apnea With Your Dentist’s Help

How likely are you to feel sluggish, distracted, or run down on a typical day? If you struggle to feel refreshed and energized during the day, even when you enjoyed a full night’s sleep, you may be impacted by sleep apnea. Sleep apnea does more than just cause people to snore when they sleep. While… Read more »

Nightly Issues We Can Treat With Custom Oral Appliances

A good night’s rest is important for your mental and physical health. Unfortunately, some people develop problems that affect them while they sleep, so this period can actually create trouble for them. Individuals who grind their teeth while they sleep are dealing with a problem known as bruxism. This issue interferes with their well-being because… Read more »

Is Your Snoring Keeping Others Up At Night?

Has a loved one ever said to you, “You kept me awake all night with your snoring!” If this is happening on a regular basis, you may be one of the 18 million Americans who suffer from sleep apnea. It is a disorder that causes breathing to be repeatedly interrupted while someone is asleep. This… Read more »

When You Have Trouble Sleeping, but Don’t Know It

To many people, trouble sleeping means an inability to fall asleep, or a tendency to wake up in the middle of night and be unable to fall back to sleep. Such issues can be highly problematic, but in many cases, people are aware that the issue exists. With obstructive sleep apnea, that isn’t always the… Read more »

Why You Should Take Sleep Apnea Treatment Seriously

Snoring is a problem for millions of people, but for some of them, it’s more important than it is for others. That’s because it can often indicate the presence of a sleep disorder known as obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). People who suffer from sleep apnea will snore increasingly more loudly each night, and ignoring it… Read more »

If You Have a Snoring Problem, We Can Help

The biggest problem with snoring is often the complaints that you might get from your sleeping partner. Even if you sleep through it, the noise can make it much more difficult for everyone else. However, there’s more to snoring than just noise, and even if it seems minor in the moment, the cause and consequences… Read more »

Finding Relief From Sleep Apnea

Do you snore at night or sleep next to someone who does? Snoring is not always a sign of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), but when it is, it is important to seek treatment. Sleep apnea can lead to overall health problems not to mention impact the amount of restful sleep you and your loved ones… Read more »

Things That Exacerbate Sleep Apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a sleep disorder that affects millions of Americans. It occurs when the soft tissues of the throat and mouth block the airway during sleep. The blockage can cause oxygen deprivation that can force the body to wake up and gasp for air. It can happen hundreds of time during the… Read more »

3 Big Reasons To Treat Sleep Apnea

Millions of Americans live with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a sleep disorder that can sound a lot like snoring. Many of the people that are living with it are not diagnosed, and even of those that have had it diagnosed, fewer actually treat it. Treating sleep apnea is important for your health. Sleep apnea can… Read more »

Dangers Of Ignoring Snoring

Snoring can be a symptom of obstructive sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common sleep disorder that affects millions of Americans. Sleep apnea occurs when the soft tissues of your mouth and throat collapse into your airway causing a blockage. A blocked airway can be like suffocating while causing there to be a lack… Read more »