IS SNORING AFFECTING YOUR SLEEP?
Snoring is often a sign of a dangerous condition known as Obstructive Sleep Apnea. An oral appliance from Mundo Dentistry can be used to reduce the snoring and associated health risks of Sleep Apnea without medications or surgery.
Oral appliances may be an effective treatment option if you have mild to moderate obstructive sleep apnea. The best treatment for obstructive sleep apnea depends on a number of factors, including the severity of your problem, the physical structure of your upper airway, other medical problems you may have, as well as your personal preference.
CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure)
CPAP blows air with continuous pressure down your throat at night to keep your airways open while you sleep. You should work with your doctor, dentist, or sleep specialist to select the best treatment option for you.
Consequences of Sleep Apnea
- Daytime Sleepiness
- Loss in Interest in Sex/Impotence
- Type 2 Diabetes
- High Blood Pressure
- Increased Risk of Heart Attack