Tips For CPAP-Intolerant Patients: Before You Get Rid of The Mask

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Out of the 18 million Americans who suffer from sleep apnea, there are thousands of individuals that find themselves saying “I hate my CPAP” on a regular basis. Typically, CPAP machines are large, clunky, and just simply uncomfortable for many patients who have been diagnosed with sleep apnea. While there are several CPAP alternatives available to those suffering from this and other sleep disorders, you may want to consider your options before you ditch your mask. Dentist Noblesville IN explains: 6 Common Reasons Why People Say, “I hate CPAP” All too often, dental and medical professionals hear the complaint, “I … Read More

Should Children Be Snoring? Why Your Snoring Child May Need Help

Dr. Mike DeldarAbout Sleep Apnea, Blog, Sleep apnea, SnoringLeave a Comment

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It isn’t uncommon for parents to go into their child’s room at night and hear them snoring. If you’ve done this, your initial reaction might be a smile or even giggle. A few seconds later, though, you might start to wonder – should children be snoring? Everyone is used to adults snoring, but kids? Is this normal? Or, more importantly, is it a sign of some serious condition? Should Children Be Snoring? Why Snoring Could Be a Sign of Something Serious Besides allergies, one of the main causes of snoring in children is sleep apnea. But isn’t that something only … Read More

Self-care Tips From Your Sleep Apnea Dentist in Indianapolis

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Sleep apnea is a condition of irregular breathing patterns as you sleep. Often, breathing stops throughout the night, which, in turn, can awaken your body at the most detrimental moments of your sleep cycle. Sleep Apnea Symptoms The most common sleep apnea symptoms that patients suffer from is sleep deprivation. Without adequate sleep – 7-8 hours per night – you may feel fatigued, perform poorly in school or at work, and be rather irritable throughout the day. Other symptoms of sleep apnea include: Waking up with a dry or sore throat Snoring throughout the night Frequent headaches upon waking Gasping … Read More

How Alcohol Worsens Snoring and Sleep Apnea

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Do people complain about your snoring?  Do you often feel like you aren’t getting the best sleep possible?  You may have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), which can cause breathing issues. If you like to drink, alcohol can actually worsen snoring and make it even harder to get a good night’s sleep.  What is Sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea interrupts your breathing cycle while you sleep. It can cause you to snore or even stop breathing for a few seconds.  These interruptions can happen so fast that you don’t even wake up. However, the next day you wake up feeling like you … Read More

[VIDEO] Sleep Apnea Dentist Approved: All-Natural Remedies to Reduce Snoring

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Natural snoring remedies, blog by Indianapolis sleep apnea doctor

Snoring isn’t just an annoying sound you have to put up with. It can actually be a sign of a very serious health condition – sleep apnea. Today, you’ll learn why it’s important to treat this condition right away with the help of a sleep apnea dentist. You’ll also discover some helpful natural remedies to snoring that you can start implementing tonight. Why It’s Important to Check for – and Treat – Sleep Apnea ASAP In some cases, sleep apnea is the cause behind a person’s snoring. This is a common, yet very serious, health condition. Without proper treatment, it … Read More