Category: Sleep Apnea

Holiday Tips For Sleep Apnea

Are you a patient dealing with sleep apnea? Have you begun your sleep apnea treatment or is this something that you just discovered is affecting your life? In either case, making your way through the holidays can present a set of challenges that you can either fall victim to or easily overcome. To promote thorough,… Read more »

The Health Risks That Come with Sleep Apnea

By itself, obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) can pose a serious risk to your overall health. OSA describes the frequent cessation of breathing while you sleep due to oral tissues blocking your airway, and repeated interruptions to your sleep as your body is forced to start breathing again. Besides depriving you of sleep and oxygen, obstructive… Read more »

Soothing Options For Sleep Apnea

When it comes to suffering from sleep apnea, there’s a seemingly endless list of factors that may contribute to your sleep disorder. The wonderful news is that seeking sleep apnea treatment with us will address the underlying concern – your collapsing throat muscles and tissues – to assist in keeping your air passages open for… Read more »

3 Compelling Reasons To Schedule A Visit

Are you a little bit nervous about scheduling a visit to see us because you might find out that you need sleep apnea treatment? Perhaps you are not nervous, you simply assume you’re just a heavy snorer and that it’s just a part of life. Whatever the case, we strongly encourage anyone who snores or… Read more »

Your Sleep Apnea Consultation

Have you been wondering if you may suffer from sleep apnea? This is a complicated sleep disorder when it comes to self-diagnosis because many patients rely on information provided by friends or loved ones who witness the event. The good news is that determining whether you should schedule a sleep apnea consultation is simple. Wondering… Read more »

Q&A: Sleep Apnea And Headaches

When we hear that a patient suffers from a certain type of chronic headache, our antennae for sleep-apnea-related problems goes up right away. You see, this sleep disorder results in a wide array of symptoms that do not always tip off the sufferer that sleep apnea is the underlying cause. The good news, however, is… Read more »

Sleep Apnea And High Blood Pressure

If you have recently been diagnosed with sleep apnea then you know that this problem brings with it a variety of symptoms and potentially long-term side effects. In fact, nightly interrupted sleep can even damage your health if you avoid sleep apnea treatment for too long. For example, patients are often surprised to learn that… Read more »

Sleep Apnea: Throat And Mouth Symptoms

When it comes to strange side effects of sleep apnea, such as dry mouth and sore throat, you might not know what to make of these sensations. In addition, you may wonder if they’re normal and may even assume they’re too minor to ask us about. Rest assured – we are happy to answer all… Read more »

Quiz: Sleep Apnea And Your Health

If you have been diagnosed with sleep apnea then you are probably already aware of the basics. You know that when you sleep at night, your throat muscles relax instead of remaining active. As a result, your throat tissues collapse, blocking your ability to breathe. Your brain, of course, recognizes the oxygen loss and nudges… Read more »

Quiz: Are You Making Sleep Apnea Worse?

You may not have thought much about the ways you’re contributing to sleep apnea if you’ve recently been diagnosed. The good news is that no matter what you do at home, we will offer treatment that will help keep you breathing comfortably and consistently through the night. The even better news is that you may… Read more »