4 Reasons Why You Should Use an Oral Appliance for Sleep Apnea Therapy

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There are many dental appliances available for treating a wide range of issues and problems, many of which serve different functions and purposes.  Granted, the term “dental device” may conjure up thoughts of orthodontic appliances such as braces or dentures. However, there are oral appliances that were specifically designed and developed for the treatment of…

Sleep Apnea FAQs and How a Dentist Can Help

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In recent years, the dental industry has taken an active role in the treatment of OSA or Obstructive Sleep Apnea.  In fact, many sleep apnea sufferers today have chosen to use oral appliances as an alternative to CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure).  For those individuals who are afflicted with OSA, the following FAQ’s may answer…

7 Little Known Facts About Sleep Apnea

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One fact is that it may be disguised as symptoms of depression, fatigue, or other symptoms… Do you notice yourself or your significant other tossing and turning, or snoring, or waking once or more in the middle of the night? It may be because of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), especially if any one of these…