sleep apnea

Warning Signs of Sleep Apnea
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Warning Signs of Sleep Apnea

1. Snoring 2. Choking or gasping during sleep 3. Obesity (body mass index of 30 or higher) 4. Fatigue or day-time sleepiness 5. High blood pressure Dr. Silberman may help you with an effective treatment option for sleep apnea. He would be happy to answer any questions...

Risk Factors of Sleep Apnea
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Risk Factors of Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea patients are often older, overweight (especially having fat around the abdomen), male and have thick necks, but men and women of any age or body type can have sleep apnea. Oftentimes, a dental mouthguard can be helpful. Some of the other risk factors are:...

Hate CPAP? Dr. Silberman Offers a Solution
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Hate CPAP? Dr. Silberman Offers a Solution

Our patients who have been fitted with a Snore Guard such as Silent Night for sleep apnea have been delighted. It is more comfortable than the CPAP, Continuous Positive Airway Pressure. With a dental appliance for sleep apnea there are *no external multiple pieces*,*...

Sleep Apnea and Its Effects
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Sleep Apnea and Its Effects

Snoring may not be something you take seriously. You might even laugh or joke about it. But the fact is, anytime you or your partner snore to the point of waking, it could be a sign of serious health problems. Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that is potentially...