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Your Dentist Lists 5 Ways Sleep Apnea Can Impact Your Life

October 15, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — drwest @ 7:47 pm

man smiling sleeping peacefullyGetting proper sleep rejuvenates both your mind and body, fortifies your immune function, helps to regulate your hormones and much more. When you’re denied these and other benefits, your life is thrown out of balance. A common contributor to restless nights is a condition called sleep apnea, an issue that can become life-threatening if ignored. As you read further, your dentist lists 5 ways this condition can impact your life and the treatment options available.

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Don’t Ignore It! 5 Ways TMJ Can Hurt Your Job Performance

October 8, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — drwest @ 3:57 pm

woman holding jaw tmj painHave you been experiencing pain in the joint that opens and closes your jaw? If so, then you could be suffering from temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorder, a condition that over 20 million Americans have a form of. Your local dentist says if you have symptoms of this condition, they shouldn’t be ignored, and you should seek treatment. Learn how TMJ disorder can negatively impact your job performance if not addressed.

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Your Dentist Says You Need Sleep Apnea Treatment in Las Vegas!

September 15, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — drwest @ 4:19 pm

clear oral sleep applianceTo treat your sleep apnea, you’ve been provided with a CPAP (controlled positive airway pressure) machine to wear at night. The unit consists of a mask that connects to a central base that pumps air through a tube. For some people, this isn’t the ideal way of treating sleep apnea. Is there an alternative? Read on to learn about a better way to receive sleep apnea treatment in Las Vegas!

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Your Dentist Lists 5 Dangers of Not Receiving Sleep Apnea Therapy

September 5, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — drwest @ 4:10 am

man asleep at desk mouth openHave you been told that you snore loudly when you sleep? Do you find yourself tired and lethargic throughout the day? If so, your local sleep dentistry specialist says you may have sleep apnea, a serious condition that affects over 22 million Americans. As you read on, you’ll learn more about the condition and why it’s important to receive sleep apnea therapy quickly.

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Your Dentist Explains the Danger of Not Getting TMJ Relief

August 10, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — drwest @ 3:15 am

man frowning from tmj painHave you been having pain sensations at the point where your jaw hinges? Do you notice frequent clicking and locking in the same area? If you have any of these symptoms, then you may be suffering from TMJ disorder, a serious condition that shouldn’t be ignored. As you read on, your dentist weighs in to explain what this condition entails and what can happen if it isn’t treated.

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Your Dentist Says Be on the Lookout for These TMJ Symptoms

August 2, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — drwest @ 11:27 am

woman holding jaw in painA great deal of the human body works on a system of joints, ligaments and other connective tissue that allow for movement. An example is your jaw structure. The upper and lower parts have a place of intersection called the temporomandibular joint (TMJ), which provides the hinge that allows the two parts to separate and then meet again repeatedly. What happens, though, when this joint gets worn down? Your local dentist says there are certain signs that will alert you of a problem. Learn what the TMJ symptoms are as you continue reading.

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Your Dentist Lists 5 Home Exercises That Aid in TMJ Treatment

July 10, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — drwest @ 4:50 pm

woman holding jaw in painIf you’ve noticed painful sensations coming from the place where your upper and lower jaw intersect, then you may be suffering from TMJ (temporomandibular) disorder. This condition can also cause clicking, popping and locking when you’re speaking, eating or moving your jaw through its normal planes of motion. Thankfully, as you continue reading, your local dentist weighs in with 5 at-home exercises that you can do for TMJ treatment.

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Sleeping Pills and Sleep Apnea Therapy – A Bad Combination!

July 1, 2018

Filed under: Uncategorized — drwest @ 3:49 pm

man sleeping snoring woman upsetSuffering from sleep apnea robs you of the ability to function normally and effectively, so it may be tempting to try out many different alternatives in an effort to rest better. Your local dental sleep specialist warns that there are certain methods of treatment that should be avoided. As you read on, you’ll learn what they are and why they shouldn’t be used with sleep apnea therapy.

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If I Snore Do I Need Sleep Apnea Treatment?

June 25, 2018

Filed under: Sleep Apnea — Tags: — drwest @ 11:20 pm

older man snoringHas receiving a restful night’s sleep been interrupted by frequent snoring? If you find yourself waking with a sore or dry throat, you may snore more than the average person. Although it is normal for it to happen from time to time, if it is an ongoing problem, it could indicate that you have a more serious issue that requires treatment. Chronic snoring is among one of the most common symptoms of sleep apnea. This sleep disorder causes you to stop breathing several times throughout the night, which can significantly impact your general health. To stop your snoring and to breathe easier, you may need sleep apnea treatment.
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Stop Your Vertigo with TMJ Therapy in Summerlin

June 15, 2018

Filed under: TMJ Therapy — Tags: — drwest @ 6:29 pm

woman with jaw and ear painHas your quality of life significantly declined due to vertigo and a disorder of your temporomandibular joint? Although you may believe that the spinning and jaw pain are two separate conditions, you may be surprised to learn that the two may be connected to one another. To get relief from vertigo, the solution may be as simple as visiting your dentist for TMJ therapy in Summerlin.
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