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Can asthma cause sleep apnea?


Asthma has been linked to a higher risk of sleep apnea. According to research, there may be a connection between asthma and sleep apnea. It appears that individuals who suffer from asthma are generally at an increased risk of developing obstructive sleep apnea. Read on to find out more about the link between the two

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Can being overweight cause sleep apnea?


The most common cause of sleep apnea in adults is excess weight.  There are a number of risk factors for obstructive sleep apnea, including anatomical features such as a narrow throat, thick neck and round head; hypothyroidism; allergies and a deviated septum that causes congestion in the airways. The most common cause of the disorder

CPAP helps to ease depression

CPAP helps to ease depression


A new study reveals that CPAP may alleviate depression in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea can have a number of serious implications, but a new study has revealed that continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment may actually help to reduce some of the symptoms of depression in patients who also have obstructive

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Treatments for sleep apnea


Obstructive sleep apnea is a serious condition — fortunately there are a number of treatments available. Obstructive sleep apnea can lead to a range of other health issues, which is why it is so important that it is treated as early as possible. Thanks to new research, there are now a variety of treatment options

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The link between sleep apnea and depression


New research shows that sleep apnea may be the reason that many depression treatments fail. Depression is one of the most widespread mental health issues worldwide, and now research suggests that sleep apnea could be behind many cases of treatment-resistant depression. If this is the case, proper diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea could go

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The link between ADHD and sleep apnea


If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, you may have noticed that they are also struggling with sleep problems.  Many children with ADHD also experience restless sleep. What is the connection? And what can be done about it? Read on to find out more about the connection between ADHD and issues like sleep apnea.

In honor of Children's Dental Health Month, we're hosting an exciting event about myofunctional therapy, and how your child's breathing could affect their health for the rest of their life. This event will take place at our office on Monday February 26 from 4.30pm
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