Category: Sleep Apnea

Understanding the Mechanics of Sleep Apnea

How often do you think about sleep? When you’re not getting enough of it, you probably think about sleeping a lot. While sleeping does present an opportunity for your body to rest and recuperate, it’s far from a simple process. The amount of sleep you get, the consistency of your sleep schedule, and your breathing… Read more »

What Are the Signs and Risks Associated with Sleep Apnea?

Obstructive sleep apnea affects many adults on a nightly basis. Simply put, obstructive sleep apnea is caused by an obstruction in your airway that does not allow you to breathe while you sleep at night. In most cases, this obstruction is due to the shape of your bite, and the relaxation of oral tissue while… Read more »

Sleep Apnea Treatment Through Your Dentist

Obstructive sleep apnea affects a surprising number of Americans on a nightly basis. You may not have heard of this condition before, but you’ve definitely known someone who suffered from it. Sleep apnea is characterised by a loud snore. Not everyone who snores has sleep apnea, but sleep apnea always comes with a snore. The… Read more »