Oral Appliance Therapy

ADA Statement on Dentists Treating Sleep Apnea and Other SRBDs

Dentists Can Treat Sleep ApneaLate last year, the American Dental Association (ADA) put out a statement affirming that dentists do have a role in treating sleep-related breathing disorders like snoring, upper airway resistance syndrome (UARS), and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).

The statement […]

Google’s Sleep Apnea Information Is Inaccurate

These days, as many people turn to Google for medical information as turn to their doctor, if not more. How unfortunate, then, that the search engine should so routinely put up such misleading information about sleep apnea. Google’s sidebar that shows up as part of the results when people search […]

Sleep Apnea Treatment Can Improve Sex Life, Especially for Women

Sleep apnea may occur while we’re sleeping, but it can impact every aspect of our waking lives. This includes our sex lives. Sleep apnea can lead both to a loss of desire and to physical dysfunction. In the past, much of the attention has been put on [link id='1480' text='how sleep apnea […]

Safety Risks of Buying a Used CPAP Machine

If you’ve been diagnosed with sleep apnea and prescribed CPAP, you might look at the cost of a new machine and baulk. They can get expensive, especially once you start looking at all the customization that might be necessary to give your CPAP a fair trial. So you might decide […]

Oral Appliances as Good as CPAP for Sleep Apnea According to New Review

Oral appliances as good as CPAPWe know that although CPAP is a more effective sleep apnea treatment, oral appliances are just as successful at helping people improve their symptoms. Now a new meta-analysis has reinforced this conclusion. Although CPAP […]

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