Why Am I So Sleepy?

why am i so sleepy? If you're experiencing excessive sleepiness the differential diagnosis unfortunately is pretty broad.  Many times, poor sleep habits can be the...

Sleeping beauty – get better-looking With CPAP

Sleeping beauty on CPAP? We know that Obstructive sleep apnea is a dangerous yet common disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops during sleep. The gold-standard in...

Inspire Upper Airway Stimulation

Inspire Upper Airway Stimulation (UAS) Information source: Inspire Medical Systems More and more people are starting to ask about the Inspire therapy.  Basically the Inspire device...

What the heck is going with my dry mouth?

Having trouble with dry mouth?  A common complaint with CPAP is the morning dry mouth.  Having a dry mouth can impact a good night’s sleep....

STOP THE LEAKS!

STOP THE LEAKS! "This is so frustrating!  air is leaking all over the place." We know, we know.....everyone hates air leaks.  The leaks might wake you...

I Hate CPAP!

CPAP stands for continuous positive airway pressure. Its meant to act as an airway “splint” to keep the upper airway open.  This, in turn,...

I can’t breathe out against the fixed CPAP pressure!

CPAP is important in order to relieve any apneas (pauses in breathing) during sleep. The “C” in CPAP stands for continuous, which basically means...

The Winx -alternative OSA treatment. Thumbs up or thumbs down?

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What is a sleep study?

  A sleep study, also known as a polysomnogram (PSG), is an overnight test that records multiple streams of information to help doctors gauge how...

Is a Mandibular Advancement Device for me?

 Some people just can't take CPAP.  We fortunately there are other options.   A mandibular advancement device or Oral appliance therapy (OAT) works in a different...