The Benefits of a Dental Appliance for Sleep Apnea
If you have sleep apnea, chances are pretty good that you’ve tried using a CPAP machine. While some patients can successfully use this treatment, others abandon it because it can be cumbersome and uncomfortable. For patients who can’t tolerate CPAP, dental appliances for sleep apnea can often be an effective, more comfortable alternative. In this […]Read More
Oral Appliance Therapy For Snoring
If you snore, it can be an indication that you have obstructive sleep apnea, which blocks your airways as you sleep and causes dangerous pauses in breathing. Many people who snore find that oral appliance therapy provides the quiet, restful sleep they need and alleviates symptoms associated with sleep apnea, such as daytime drowsiness and […]Read More
How Much is my Snoring Affecting my Partner?
If you snore, you’re not the only one affected by the nighttime noise. Your sleep partner is struggling with some of the same lack of restorative sleep that you are. In this blog, sleep specialist Dr. Marc Levin of eos dental sleep explains how your snoring can affect your partner and what types of snoring […]Read More
Sleep Apnea and Weight Gain
Sleep apnea and your weight are often interconnected, leading to a vicious cycle of sleep deprivation and weight gain or the inability to lose excess weight. In this blog, the sleep apnea specialist at eos dental sleep explains how sleep apnea is related to weight gain and what you can do to help both. What […]Read More
Signs That Your Snoring is Serious
About 45% of American adults snore at least occasionally, and although it may be the source of jokes for those who hear it, the sound may be nothing to laugh about. In some cases, snoring can be a sign that you have a much more serious medical condition. In this blog, the sleep apnea specialist […]Read More
You’ve Been Diagnosed with Sleep Apnea, Now What?
If you’ve been diagnosed with sleep apnea, you probably have a lot of questions about how this condition can affect you and what your next steps should be to treat this sleep disorder. In this blog, sleep specialist Dr. Marc Levin of eos dental sleep, explains what to expect after a diagnosis of sleep apnea, […]Read More
CPAP Vs. Oral Appliance Therapy
If you suffer from chronic snoring or sleep apnea, CPAP machines and oral appliances are the two most common forms of treatment. So how do you and your doctor decide which is the best treatment for your needs? In this blog, Dr. Marc Levin of eos dental sleep explains the pros and cons of CPAP […]Read More
When is it Time to Be Tested for Sleep Apnea?
Are you not sleeping well? Do you snore on a nightly basis? Has anyone ever told you that you stop breathing or even gasp in your sleep? When considered individually, any of these symptoms may not seem like a big deal, but the reality is that all of these symptoms could indicate sleep apnea, which […]Read More
What You Need to Know About a Dental Device for Sleep Apnea
The search for an effective treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) can be frustrating at times, as many roads lead back to continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) masks. If you’ve already tried a CPAP mask, then you know how challenging it can be to stay compliant with treatment. However, what many patients with sleep apnea […]Read More
When Do My Snoring Symptoms Warrant a Visit to a Specialist?
Snoring really needs no introduction — that harsh, hoarse sound is rather unmistakable. But it occurs for a reason and shouldn’t be brushed off as just an annoying habit. Snoring occurs when your airway is partially blocked by tissue in your mouth, nose, or throat. While this blockage can be temporary in some cases, it’s […]Read More