Can Spring Affect My Sleep Apnea?
Spring season brings blooming trees and the pollens trees produce can irritate your nasal passages and airways. Allergy symptoms caused by hay fever and other seasonal allergies can also cause more serious sleeping difficulties. As a result, your sleep apnea can get worse in the springtime. Allergic Rhinitis Symptoms Allergens, which increase in the spring […]Read More
The Most Effective Sleep Apnea Treatments
Sleep apnea is an extremely common yet potentially dangerous sleep disorder, so it’s important to get an accurate diagnosis to receive effective treatment. What is sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that affects more than 18 million Americans – many of whom do not realize that they may have it. It’s described as […]Read More
Most Common Reasons to See a Sleep Apnea Specialist
Sleep apnea is a common, frustrating condition that can develop for a number of reasons. Unfortunately, it’s rarely something you can handle yourself. Sleep apnea has two forms, obstructive and central, and both have short- and long-term affects on your health and quality of life. Luckily a sleep apnea specialist can identify the best treatment […]Read More
Can Winter Affect My Sleep Apnea?
If you have sleep apnea, you may have noticed that your symptoms can worsen during winter months. This can have a significant effect on your daily well-being and overall health, even following the winter season. Patients may be more inclined to seek CPAP therapy or another sleep apnea treatment option during the winter to manage […]Read More
Can Sleep Apnea Affect Blood Pressure?
Sleep apnea is a serious disorder that can cause risks far beyond sleep problems. It can even have a negative effect on your cardiovascular system and make your chances of having high blood pressure more likely. In this blog, Dr. Marc Levin of eos dental sleep explains more about sleep apnea risks and the relationship […]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
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
What Are the Most Common Causes of Sleep Apnea?
Sleep apnea is a frustrating condition that prevents you from getting a good night’s sleep. Your airway becomes blocked, causing you to stop breathing suddenly. These episodes occur repeatedly throughout the night, resulting in a much less than restful amount of sleep. While the basic cause of sleep apnea is an obstruction, the obstruction itself […]Read More
Am I a Candidate for Home Sleep Testing?
Sleep apnea does more than harm your physical and emotional health — it can affect your relationships and work performance as well. The lack of restful sleep can make you feel depressed and mentally foggy, leading to irritable interactions with family, friends and co-workers. If you suspect that you have sleep apnea or have been […]Read More