Dental Sleep Medicine Events & Seminars to Raise Awareness in 2012

Around 20% of Americans report getting less than 5 hours of sleep each night. Those with OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) often report snoring, morning headaches, daytime fatigue, irritability, high blood pressure, hypertension and more. Sleep Group Solutions is teaming up with Gergen’s Orthodontic Lab to offer the public an opportunity to learn about the dangers…

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Respire Medical’s Oral Appliances for the Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea Experience Significant Growth in 2012

While many oral appliance manufacturers from the US to Australia are experiencing cut backs and declines in revenue, New York based oral appliance company, Respire Medical continues to find growth in the fabrication of oral appliances used in the dental treatment of snoring and sleep apnea.  Respire Medical continues to grow through partnerships and alliances…

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New Online Test: SleepTest.com Aids in the Diagnosis of OSA

According to the World Health Organization approximately 100 million people worldwide have OSA (obstructive sleep apnea). With OSA affecting the masses, you’d think a sleep test would be part of each physical exam and doctor visit. On the contrary, it has been estimated that less than 25% of patients have been diagnosed with sleep apnea,…

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Sleep apnea could explain fatigue

John Chamberlin, 55, an electrical engineer for City Utilities, started feeling groggy and tired during the day, and he thought it was just a side effect of getting older. Todd Smith, a 43-year-old football coach and biology teacher at Republic High School, said his wife noticed he frequently stopped breathing for most of a minute…

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Trend in Dentistry: Growing practice and raising awareness in 2011

Around the US, dentists and orthodontists are among the small group of practitioners stepping up to treat the deadly disease, OSA (obstructive sleep apnea). Working in conjunction with Sleep Doctors, dentists are treating patients with OSA, eliminating many of the health issues diagnosed by primary care physicians. ?OSA is a cause of so many other…

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The Curious Case of Sleep Apnea

With sleep apnea on the rise and only a handful of qualified dentists to treat the disorder, education is more necessary than ever. Sleep Group Solutions, a leader in seminars focusing on dental sleep medicine announces their partnership with DentalXP, the fastest growing dental education website in the world. Their unity will serve the dental…

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Boston Gears up for the 21st Annual AADSM Meeting

Each year, leading professionals in the Dental Sleep Medicine industry gather for their annual American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM) meeting. This year, Boston courses will focus on surgical and pediatric topics, as well as a comprehensive review for dentists just getting into sleep. Sleep Group Solutions and partners are pleased to announce the…

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2012 a Busy Year For Dental Sleep Medicine and Sleep Apnea Education

According to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Strokes, Sleep Apnea remains a growing health concern with an estimated 18 million Americans suffering.  Sleep Group Solutions offers dental continuing education courses, with an emphasis in Dental Sleep Medicine.  With a growing demand for treatment, SGS is now offering an Advanced course to the dental…

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