https://www.whywesnore.com Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:07:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=338 Could New Sound-Based Sleep Test Replace Polysomnography?https://www.whywesnore.com/could-new-sound-based-sleep-test-replace-polysomnography/ https://www.whywesnore.com/could-new-sound-based-sleep-test-replace-polysomnography/#comments Wed, 25 Mar 2015 15:50:33 +0000 https://www.whywesnore.com/?p=2057 Sleep apnea is not just treatable, it can be treated conveniently and easily with an oral appliance. But in order to treat sleep apnea, we first have to diagnose it, which requires a sleep test, called a polysomnogram. This sleep test is often performed at a sleep clinic, which can be inconvenient and uncomfortable for […]

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Snoring Hurts Spouses and Romancehttps://www.whywesnore.com/snoring-hurts-spouses-and-romance/ https://www.whywesnore.com/snoring-hurts-spouses-and-romance/#comments Wed, 18 Mar 2015 20:36:11 +0000 https://www.whywesnore.com/?p=2046 We know that snoring has a negative impact on romantic relationships, but it’s hard to gauge how much of an impact it has. Now a new survey from the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM) shows that snoring has a significant impact on spouses. Snoring Isn’t Sexy One of the significant findings of the […]

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Juicing Unlikely to Help with Snoringhttps://www.whywesnore.com/juicing-unlikely-to-help-with-snoring/ https://www.whywesnore.com/juicing-unlikely-to-help-with-snoring/#comments Wed, 11 Mar 2015 14:32:25 +0000 https://www.whywesnore.com/?p=2032 Alternative health advocates never know when to quit. They will claim numerous benefits for their pet treatment, many of which have little to no evidence to support them. Like the claim that juicing could reduce or stop snoring. Weight Loss Claims One of the reasons advocates claim juicing can reduce snoring is that it can […]

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Sleep Apnea Treatment and Surgical Recoveryhttps://www.whywesnore.com/apnea-treatment-helps-surgical-patients-with-sleep-apnea/ https://www.whywesnore.com/apnea-treatment-helps-surgical-patients-with-sleep-apnea/#comments Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:58:04 +0000 https://www.whywesnore.com/?p=2022 Sleep apnea has a number of serious dangers for surgical patients. There are risks that when combined with anesthesia sleep apnea could cause patients to experience respiratory failure, pulmonary embolism, or other serious complications following surgery. Now a new study shows that, in some respects, at least, CPAP can help these patients. Speeding Recovery Researchers […]

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Sleep Apnea Increases Risk of Osteoporosishttps://www.whywesnore.com/sleep-apnea-increases-risk-of-osteoporosis/ https://www.whywesnore.com/sleep-apnea-increases-risk-of-osteoporosis/#comments Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:53:54 +0000 https://www.whywesnore.com/?p=2015 Sleep is an important restorative for all systems in our body, including, it turns out, our bones. We think of our bones as being hard, fixed tissues, but in actuality, they are dynamic, undergoing constant reconstruction, especially during sleep. Sleep apnea interferes with this process, contributing to the risk of osteoporosis, reduced bone density. The […]

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