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Sleep Apnea

10. 27. 2016

Recent News, Sleep Apnea

Sleep Disturbance in patients taking opioid medication

Did you know that lack of sleep can increase pain, and pain can create problematic sleep? It is a vicious cycle that affects many people who are being treated for chronic pain. For people taking high doses of opiods (Vicodin, Percocet, Codeine, etc.), these medications can interrupt normal brain activity, leading to poor quality of…

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10. 24. 2016

Recent News, Sleep Apnea

How Sleep Disturbances & Insomnia Relate to Pain

If you are experiencing chronic pain, you are most likely having a hard time sleeping, and sleep deprivation can increase pain levels.  This can become an extremely difficult cycle to overcome. Whether you are suffering from mild or chronic daily pain, it still affects a person’s ability to maintain a stable sleep schedule and achieve…

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09. 19. 2016

Recent News, Sleep Apnea

The Relationship Between Obstructive Sleep Apnea & Obesity

The Relationship Between Obstructive Sleep Apnea & Obesity An estimated 18 million people have Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). Out of that number, approximately 80% are unaware they are a victim.  OSA is often associated with obesity, and about 65% of Americans are now considered overweight, or obese. To be classified as obese, you must have…

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09. 19. 2016

Recent News, Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea & Diminished Work Performance

Sleep Apnea & Diminished Work Performance   We’ve all been tired at work before. It’s not a good feeling. For many of us, this doesn’t happen very often, but imagine waking up tired every day.  People suffering from Sleep Apnea are awakening unrefreshed and fatigued every morning, leading to a cycle of stress, anxiety and…

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The contents of this website, such as text, graphics, images, and other materials are for informational purposes only. While there are many commonalities among multiple TMD and sleep apnea cases, each patient is unique. Information on this website should be used to educate the reader about what they should discuss with their doctor if they are suffering from the listed symptoms. The information is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Seek the advice of your physician or you may call our office with any questions you may have regarding TMD or sleep apnea. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.