Snoring Isn't Sexy

Reasons to See a Dentist for a Snoring Mouthpiece

Posted by snoringisntsexy on Jun 17, 2016 4:09:19 PM

Just looking for a snoring mouthpiece? The snoring problems you are trying to solve may be an indication of life threatening obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).

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Topics: Oral Appliance Therapy, Snoring, Sleep Apnea

Does your Bed Partner Snore?

Posted by snoringisntsexy on Jun 1, 2016 4:21:06 PM
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Topics: Snoring

Why Women with Sleep Apnea are Often Misdiagnosed

Posted by snoringisntsexy on May 17, 2016 4:53:29 PM

A common symptom of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is snoring paired with something else such as shortness of breath or excessive daytime sleepiness. Although men and women usually experience similar symptoms when it comes to OSA situations, women tend to describe their symptoms differently leading to misdiagnosis. Untreated sleep apnea in women can cause high blood pressure, irregular heartbeat, and serious health concerns such as strokes. 

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Topics: Sleep Apnea

Life with an Oral Appliance for Sleep Apnea

Posted by snoringisntsexy on May 6, 2016 3:59:47 PM

Like the CPAP, oral appliance therapy (OAT) for sleep apnea is not a cure. The dental device must be worn every night for it to be effective. Your progress must to be monitored over time to ensure that the appliance continues to do its job in providing relief and to ensure that you remain symptom free.

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Topics: Oral Appliance Therapy, Sleep Apnea

Check out this quick Sleep Apnea quiz!

Posted by snoringisntsexy on Apr 8, 2016 3:41:06 PM

 

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Topics: Sleep Apnea

Why is it harder to sleep as we get older?

Posted by snoringisntsexy on Mar 31, 2016 4:25:45 PM

 

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Topics: Sleep Apnea, sleep, insomnia

Many Truck Drivers Stuggle With Untreated Sleep Apnea

Posted by snoringisntsexy on Mar 14, 2016 1:32:18 PM

Commercial Drivers and Transportation Risk Managers are constantly faced with the problem of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA),  as they try to find ways to improve safety on the road. Sleep apnea is known to contribute to daytime drowsiness because the untreated disorder severly disrupts a victim's sleep cycle. 

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Topics: Sleep Apnea

March 6-12 is National Sleep Awareness Week!

Posted by snoringisntsexy on Mar 7, 2016 3:09:00 PM
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Topics: sleep

When You Can't Tolerate the CPAP

Posted by snoringisntsexy on Feb 12, 2016 5:47:06 PM

A new study found that more than half of those diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea fail to tolerate the standard treatment for the condition, the CPAP. And most are not given any other options or referred to a specialist; even though they could not continue with the first treatment. 

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Topics: Oral Appliance Therapy, OSA, CPAP, sleep

12 Foods to Help You Sleep Better in 2016!

Posted by snoringisntsexy on Jan 29, 2016 12:13:51 PM

50-70 million Americans stuggle with insomnia every single night. Here is a list of different types of foods that with help sleep-deprived individuals find relief. 

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Topics: Insomina, Sleep Apnea