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Honoring modern sleep medicine researcher Christian Guilleminault
  • Posted by: sleepapnea.org
  • Category: News, Uncategorized

Guilleminault was also one of the first researchers to identify and classify sleep disorders and led the field in groundbreaking research when sleep was yet to be considered a medical specialty.

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If you grind your teeth at night, you might have sleep apnea
  • Posted by: sleepapnea.org
  • Category: News, Uncategorized

A dentist is equipped to identify two problems that present as risk factors for obstructive sleep apnea: sleep bruxism (a night time grinding of the teeth of clenching of the jaws) and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), also known as acid reflux or heartburn. Fortunately, treating undiagnosed sleep apnea can provide relief for these other sleep-related problems.

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Sleep and the New Mom: How sleep might change in the next 9 months
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  • Category: News, Uncategorized

During the 40 weeks of pregnancy, an expectant mother can find her nightly sleep changing, due to changes in her own body that reflect challenges with digestion, falling asleep, discomfort, anxiety, and much more.

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Stroke Awareness Month: Untreated sleep apnea and stroke
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Untreated sleep apnea and stroke are something we should all focus on during National Stroke Awareness Month.

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