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Alternative Sleep Apnea Treatment by Bob .. Patient Expert Posted Tue 03 Mar 2009 2:18pm Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) is the “Gold Standard” for treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). Studies, though, have shown poor compliance with CPAP use. In fact, only 23-45% of patients actually use their CPAP on a regular basis. Most that do use CPAP regularly only use it about 4 hours per night rather than the recommended 7-8 ho ... Read on »
Finding a place for the surgical option to treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea by Edward G. Patient Expert Posted Tue 06 Oct 2009 10:00pm Discussions around the subject of a surgical option for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea are frequently passionate. One need only visit the ASAA's online support group to see the verbal fists fly over whether it is a good idea or an idea that is desperately wrong. The most common surgical procedure for treating OSA is uvulopalatophary ... Read on »
Straighten Your Smile, Straighten Your Sleep: Pediatric Orthodontics to Prevent Obstructive Sleep Apnea by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 21 Jul 2009 11:14pm Join me on the next installment of my Expert Interview Series, where orthodontist and sleep disorder expert, Dr. William Hang, will discuss how pediatric orthodontics and palatal expansion can help your child breathe, sleep, and live better.   During this special event, you will discover:   • Why your child’s health problems could be ... Read on »
Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment: Know More about the Treatment by Hpcsurgery Facebook Posted Fri 14 Jun 2013 9:11am OSA or obstructive sleep apnea is a sleep disorder which occurs when the muscles of the throat relax occasionally, owing to which the airway is blocked while sleeping. There are effective obstructive sleep apnea treatment options that bring great relief to patients. Given below are some of the symptoms of OSA: Untimely and irregular tiredne ... Read on »
The Best Sleep Apnea Treatment by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 13 Oct 2009 10:01pm Sleep apnea, just like any other chronic medical condition, has many different forms of treatment. In addition to how you choose to take care of your problem, you also have to integrate many other various methods as well, including a sensible diet and exercise regimen. Unfortunately, there’s no pill to solve this anatomic problem.    I’m ... Read on »
Treatments for Sleep Apnea by Be Well Posted Sun 24 Aug 2008 4:41pm Here is a list of treatments and procedures that are commonly used to treat Sleep Apnea: Adenoid removal Adenoidectomy Airway abnormality correction Avoid alcohol Avoid narcotics Avoid sedatives Avoid sleeping on back Avoid sleeping pills Continuous positive airway pressur CPAP Decongestants Dental appliances ... Read on »
Sleep Apnea Treatments – Types and Remedies by FitBuff Brandon Patient Expert Posted Wed 08 Jul 2009 9:55am If you are amongst those who suffer from breathing problems while sleeping then do not take this syndrome as a usual disorder. Many people who suffer from sleep apnea are not aware of it, but there are many sleep apnea treatments available to you. Generally people who have breathing problems while sleeping don't even know that they ... Read on »
Sleep Apnea Treatment Cures Migraine For NFL’s Percy Harvin by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Posted Thu 16 Sep 2010 1:51am Minnesota Vikings’ Percy Harvin was carted off the practice field last month due to a migraine attack that caused him to vomit and collapse. After being diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea and undergoing treatment, he reports that he no longer suffers from migraines. Migraines are a major potential complication of any condition that prevent ... Read on »
Remedies and Treatment of Sleep Apnea by Lucy J. Patient Expert Posted Thu 27 Oct 2011 3:51am Millions of people die every year from sleep apnea. It doesn't matter what gender, race or age you are. People above the age of forty and obese tend to be at the highest risk. It would normally be recommended that you take medication for sleep apnea for the remainder of your life although this will depend on your medical history and condit ... Read on »
Sleep Apnea Treatment Could Lead To Better Heart Health Too by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 27 Aug 2013 7:00am Guest blog It seems when a person gets the treatment for sleep apnea, it is also improve the heart health. The researchers of the University of Sydney state that post treatment, the patients have shown lower blood cholesterol levels and reduced heart attack risks. This sleep disorder, sleep apnea makes people suffer from momentary breat ... Read on »