Is something wrong with your nightly rest? There are certain warning signs that you can look out for if you think something is wrong with your sleep. When you frequently struggle with fatigue, have a tendency to snore heavily, and experience problems associated with sleep deprivation, it could be sleep apnea. There are other concerns… Read more »
What You Should Know About Sleep Apnea
Everyone snores from time to time, but when it is excessively loud and constant, there could be more serious health issues in play. Sleep apnea can affect your mental and physical health — in addition to disturbing a loved one you happen to be sharing a bed with. If you do suffer from this condition,… Read more »
Treating Sleep Apnea Without A CPAP Machine
While effective for treating obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), many people find the CPAP machine to be loud, uncomfortable, and may simply forgo its use. Which is why your Celina, TX, dentist is happy to offer a comfortable and minimally-invasive alternative. Instead of the CPAP device, we can create a comfortable sleep appliance.
Testing For Sleep Apnea From Your Home
In our last blog, we talked about how obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) could cause you to stop breathing, interrupting your sleep cycle and even straining your immune system and cardiovascular system. But how do we diagnose the issue and offer treatment? In today’s blog, your Celina, TX, dentist talks about our home sleep test!
What Do You Know About Sleep Apnea?
Did you know that millions of Americans have trouble sleeping due to a serious disorder? Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) not only leaves you exhausted, but could even impact your overall health and quality of life with time. In today’s blog, your Celina, TX, dentist talks about diagnosing sleep apnea, and the treatment options we use… Read more »
What Your Sleeping Patterns Say About Your Oral Health
Have you ever woken abruptly at night because you could not breathe? Has your partner woken you up or informed you of irregular patterns of breathing while you sleep? Chances are, you may be experiencing sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a sleeping disorder in which shallow breaths or pauses in breathing occur frequently, resulting in… Read more »
Are You In Need Of Treatment For Problems With Sleep Apnea?
Does it feel like you never wake up feeling refreshed anymore, or that you have to fight fatigue even after a full night’s rest? Has your partner said anything to you about a tendency to snore? If these issues are familiar to you, you should consider the possibility that you need treatment for sleep apnea…. Read more »
Sleep Apnea: Relationships You Don’t Realize You’re Affecting
You may already have a good understanding of the fact that your sleep apnea can have a strong impact on the relationship you have with your significant other. However, that doesn’t mean you have pushed yourself to consider all of the other relationships that you have and the fact that your sleep disorder may be… Read more »
Sleep Apnea During Christmastime: Lists You Should Be Making!
How is sleep apnea impacting you this year during Christmastime? Are you already someone who has begun sleep apnea treatment with us and, as such, you know that you need to keep it up over the holidays? Or, are you someone who is fairly certain that you probably need to meet with us very soon… Read more »
Keep A Morning Symptom Journal If You Suspect Sleep Apnea
You can track symptoms all day long, of course. However, it’s often easiest to write down what’s going on in the morning because you’ve got just enough time to do so before your busy day gets started! In addition, there are many symptoms of sleep apnea that show up when you wake up, since this… Read more »