Category Archives: Sleep Apnea Medical News

Sleep Apnea Questions Answered by Dr Steven Park

Dr Park answers 13 of his audiences questions regarding sleep, sleep apnea and you can listen to his comments and download them. Listen to Dr Park’s comments to questions Dr Park has been practicing and specializes in Sleep disorders. Tweet … Continue reading

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Snoring, Sleep Apnea and Remedies

Heavy snoring could be a sign of sleep apnea amongst other symptoms.  It happens when air flows past relaxed tissues in the back of the throat. One in three men and one in four women do it, according to Statistics … Continue reading

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Implant Helps Sleep Apnea Patients

An implanted device could reduce  sleep apnea symptoms by 70% according to a study reported in the New England Journal of Medicine . The device is called UAS ( Upper Airway Stimulation) and it works by stimulating the tongue,  which … Continue reading

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Smartphones and Sleep

If you have a smartphone it’s probably disrupting your sleep .  The strength of the bright  light emitting from the smartphone or other device could be interfering with melatonin – a hormone that helps control the natural sleep-wake cycle . … Continue reading

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Sleep Apnea and Hypertension

Sleep apnea could contribute to hard-to-treat hypertension according to a preliminary research conducted on 248 patients. Our findings suggest that severe OSA contributes to poor blood pressure control despite aggressive medication use,” Harneet Walia, MD, study author and assistant professor … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s and Sleep Apnea

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K9eb15D0u3M Alzheimaer’s and sleep apnea sufferers could have a link and most probably if you are thin ? A recent study in New York found a link between the start of Alzheimer’s and sleep apnea. Tweet This Post

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Improved Behavior in Children with Sleep Apnea

Children with sleep apnea  who had had Adenotonsilloctomy had a noticeable improvement in behavior, quality of life alongside other symptoms – compared to other kids treated with “watchful waiting” and supportive care.  A new study was conducted  on 464 kids … Continue reading

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Asthma Linked to Sleep Apnea

For every five years that a person has asthma the risk of developing sleep apnea raises by 10 % – according to a research conducted by researchers at the University of Wisconsin .  The research was funded by the National … Continue reading

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Pediatric Sleep Disorders Diagnosis

Dr Catherine McGregor explains how sleep apnea is manifested in children.  A lot of children diagnosed with ADD or ADHD are showing signs that they are not sleeping adequately.  Because of the ADD or ADHD medication these children have become … Continue reading

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The Treatment of Sleep Apnea by a Dentist

Dr Mark Laska, of Mid Wilshire Dental Care in Los Angeles, explains how dentists diagnose and treat sleep apnea.  SleepBetter.tv interviews Dr Laska about sleep disorders and treatment of sleep apnea.  Watch http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bMtNvGQDVc8&list=UU8AczokDXpE3F09NLoXgB7g&index=1&feature=plcp Tweet This Post

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