Can diabetes be controlled by treating sleep apnea?

According to a recent article written by Aviss Health, diabetes can be understood as a group of diseases that causes too much sugar in our blood, or high blood glucose. What’s scary is India is now one of the top three countries in the world with the highest population of diabetic people. From 11.9 million…

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The Staggering Cost of Undiagnosed OSA

According to a recent article posted by News Medical, a report reveals staggering cost of undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea in the U.S. The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) released a new analysis, titled “Hidden health crisis costing America billions,” that reveals the staggering cost of undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea. A companion report was also…

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The smoking and sleep apnea equation. 1 + 1 = 1,000

Are you a smoker? If so, the chances are that you have obstructive sleep apnea. Smokers are three times more likely to have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) than are people who have never smoked. Nicotine and sleep are a bad combination.   The Correlation Smoking may irritate the tissues in your nose and throat and cause inflammation and fluid retention in your upper…

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HENRY HITS A HOMER WITH HST

Henry Has Trouble Sleeping Henry Thompson works 10 hours a day and gets 6 hours of sleep each night. He would like to reverse that and work 6 hours and sleep 10. But he is providing for his three children and wife. The oldest child is graduating high school next month and hoping to get admitted…

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Sleep Group Solutions Instructor, Dr. Jeffrey Horowitz makes big headway for dentists treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea

The dental sleep medicine expert co-authors a dental resolution, unanimously passed to become AGD policy.   Sleep Group Solutions instructor, Dr. Jeffrey Horowitz co-authors resolution with the AGD. This significant resolution supports the community of dentists treating Obstructive Sleep Apnea. The lack of adequate screening and appropriate therapy in the area of Obstructive Sleep Apnea…

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Why is Acid Reflux (GERD) a symptom of Sleep Apnea?

WHAT ARE THE RISK FACTORS OF OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNEA? At the dental continuing education lectures by Sleep Group Solutions, they explain the WHY and the HOW of these Obstructive Sleep Apnea connections: WHY is High Blood Pressure a symptom of SA? WHY is Acid Reflux (GERD) a symptom of SA? WHY is Diabetes a symptom of SA? Learn the risk factors and HOW they contribute to OSA: Excess weight. Fat…

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea Solutions

What is Obstructive Sleep Apnea? Are you having problems sleeping at night? Do you sometimes wake up the next day and still feel tired? Do you sometimes wake up in the middle of the night gasping for air? If you exhibit these symptoms or others such as a morning headache, high blood pressure, and difficulty…

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Sleep Group Solutions publish latest dental sleep medicine newsletter, focusing on the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea

(Miami, FL)  Readers of the Sleep Group Solutions monthly newsletter, Sleep On It! can now log on to view the Dental Continuing Education Newsletter. The focus of dental continuing education and dental sleep solutions make this newsletter a hot commodity for dentists across the U.S.A.. Both printed and online, this month’s edition highlight’s Sleep Apnea in…

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The Importance of Continuing Dental Education

The Importance of Continuing Dental Education

Continuing education in any occupation is essential to stay on top of the game. In dentistry it’s crucial to preserve the health of the patients. Very few health care professions are enriched by the breakthroughs as in the field of dentistry. There are constantly new and better materials and newer more effective techniques.

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