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Sleep Apnea Testing – What Causes Sleep Apnea

November 16th, 2010

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Sleep apnea is a serious, potentially life-threatening condition that is far more common than generally understood. First described in 1965, sleep apnea is a breathing disorder characterized by brief interruptions of breathing during sleep. Apnea comes from the Greek word meaning “want of breath” and is clinically defined as any cessation of breath lasting 10 or more seconds.

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OPAP Oral CPAP Dental Appliance

October 17th, 2010

http://cpap.apnea-treatment.com Oral mask free interface for CPAP machine. Many sleep apnea patients prefer this affordable alternative to a CPAP face mask. For more information call Dr. Jonathan Greenburg at 888-31-SNORE

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Sleep Apnea Treatment Options – How Oral Appliances Work

May 20th, 2010

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Oral Appliance Therapy. The American Academy of Sleep Medicine has concluded that a first line of treatment for mild to moderate sleep apnea is a custom made mandibular repositioning appliance (MRA). MRA’s open the airway by moving the jaw and tongue forward, increasing muscle tone in the soft palate. These results are achieved with relatively minor lifestyle adjustments. Additionally, custom made oral appliances have also been shown to be effective in reducing or eliminating snoring.

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Sleep Apnea Treatment Options – What are Pillar Implants

March 10th, 2010

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The Pillar Procedure is a minimally invasive treatment option for mild apnea and primary snoring. This procedure is office-based, requiring only a local anesthetic. During the Pillar Procedure, tiny implants are placed into the muscle of the soft palate which reduces the palates tendency to flutter during sleep and/or block the airway.

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Sleep Apnea Treatment Options – What is CPAP Therapy

February 23rd, 2010

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The most widely utilized treatment for medium to severe apnea is continuous positive airway pressure, or CPAP therapy. In many cases of mild to moderate sleep apnea oral appliance therapy and the Pillar® Procedure have been shown to provide effective relief. CPAP therapy involves a patient wearing a mask (or interface) over their nose and/or mouth during sleep. An air compressor forces air through the nose and into the airway in order to keep it open throughout the night. Allowing the patient to breathe continuously throughout the night and with a great reduction in the number of sleep apneas.

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Important Message To MD’s and DD’s That Treat Sleep Apnea

October 21st, 2009

http://cpap.apnea-treatment.com “Southern California Sleep Apnea Expert Dr. Jonathan Greenburg
discusses sleep apnea treatment options such as his patent pending oral appliance as an alternative to CPAP machines.”

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