Could Sleep Apnea cause Blindness?

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Royal Oak and Birmingham, MI If you have diabetes or someone you know is diabetic, please continue reading this blog today. Our Detroit sleep apnea dentist at Hartrick Dentistry wants to share some vital information about sleep apnea and diabetes.

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Will I have Sleep Apnea Forever?

will i have sleep apnea forever

Royal Oak and Birmingham, MI One question many people ask their doctors or wonder is if their sleep apnea is curable. The answer depends on understanding the difference between a cure and treatment. A cure means that the condition is

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Low Maintenance Sleep Apnea Treatment from the Dentist

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Royal Oak and Birmingham, MI According to the American Sleep Apnea Association, approximately 22 million Americans suffer from obstructive sleep apnea. Are you one of them? Sleep apnea is a serious medical condition that can threaten your overall health, but

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Less Common Symptoms that Point to Sleep Apnea

Royal Oak and Birmingham, MI Sleep apnea is an airway disorder affecting nearly 10 million people in the U.S. Most people who have it are unaware of their condition. While the most common symptom is snoring, other symptoms are related

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How a Royal Oak Dentist can Help you Sleep Better

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Royal Oak and Birmingham, MI Dentists play a vital role in identifying cases of sleep-related disorders. After all, your dentist sees the inside of your mouth more than any other physician. Dr. Nancy Hartrick offers airway screenings at her Royal

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Do you have Sleep Apnea? Watch for these 8 Warning Signs

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Royal Oak and Birmingham, MI Does your partner complain about your snoring on a regular basis? Do your family members express concern that you’re gasping for air while you sleep? If you can answer yes to either of these questions,

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Why it’s not Normal for your Child to Snore

not normal for child to snore

Royal Oak and Birmingham, MI Parents, does your child snore at night? This may seem harmless, but frequent audible snoring in children actually is cause for concern. Unless your child has a cold or congestion from allergies that can block

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When Snoring becomes Scary

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Royal Oak and Birmingham, MI We all experience a bit of snoring from time to time, especially when sick or congested. However, snoring also can be a sign of a more serious disorder known as obstructive sleep apnea. Your Royal

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CPAP is not the Only Option

cpap not the only option

Royal Oak and Birmingham, MI If your physician has diagnosed you with sleep apnea, most likely the only method of treatment you were given was the CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) therapy. Why the CPAP? For decades, the CPAP has

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Link Between Sleep Apnea & Type II Diabetes

link between sleep apnea and diabetes

Royal Oak and Birmingham, MI Scientific research continues to show a link between obstructive sleep apnea and Type II diabetes. The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) now recommends that any patient with one of the two conditions be screened for the

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    Royal Oak, MI 48073
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