Posts Categorized: Sleep Apnea

If Your Snoring Is a Problem

Snoring is the kind of problem that can often seem more annoying than serious. As such, people who snore often may not take addressing the problem very seriously. However, chronic snoring can be more problematic for your overall wellbeing than you may realize. In some cases, the snoring may not even be the problem itself,… Read more »

Can an Oral Appliance Help You Sleep Better?

Many people who snore chronically aren’t aware that there may be a chronic underlying condition causing it. Obstructive sleep apnea, which is a common sleep breathing disorder, often causes repeated snoring every night, but the noise is only part of the problem. If you have sleep apnea, then snoring is only a precursor to a… Read more »

What Makes Snoring a Problem for Your Sleep?

When it comes to oral health problems, you might not include chronic snoring in your list of concerns. Even if you realize that you have a snoring problem, you may not think to speak to your dentist about resolving it. However, at our office, we can help many patients overcome a chronic snoring habit with… Read more »

A Look at Why Sleep Apnea Matters

Not everyone realizes when they have trouble sleeping peacefully. Sleep occurs in various stages, and sometimes, you can remain unconscious while never reaching the deeper levels of sleep that matter most. For example, if you suffer from obstructive sleep apnea, then the consistent cessation of your breathing can interrupt your sleeping pattern more severely than… Read more »

Do You Snore a Lot? Try These Tips to Stop

Aside from the constant (and justified) complaints from your sleeping partner, you might not think your snoring habit is something you really need to worry about it. It’s common enough that almost everyone snores once in a while, and it must not be serious if it’s the butt of so many jokes. However, the truth… Read more »

Suffering From Sleep Apnea? Visit Your Dentist!

If you have trouble sleeping due to snoring and often feel fatigued and slow moving during the day, you may be suffering from sleep apnea. While snoring is typically a symptom that annoys others more than it annoys the person snoring, the lasting effects of restless sleep can take a huge toll on your quality… Read more »

Better Sleep In 2020: A Dentist Speaks

When talk turns to sleep issues, not everyone thinks of turning to their Conroe, TX dentist for answers. Many people are surprised to know that a wide variety of daytime discomforts, from tiredness, irritability, headaches and lack of concentration can come from the nighttime issue of obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA. Because OSA causes serious… Read more »

Face Pain, Neck Pain, Head Pain: What’s Up?

When you’re experiencing pain in your face, your neck, or your head, it’s certainly not a pleasant experience. In addition to the fact that it hurts, it can become alarming when it becomes a consistent part of your life but you feel that no matter what you do, it simply continues. We are happy to… Read more »

Sleep Apnea: Things To Watch For

So, you have a sneaking suspicion that it’s sleep apnea that’s been calling the shots in your life lately, causing you to feel and act much different than usual. However, you aren’t sure that this is definitely the culprit behind your sleepiness and more. While the only way you’ll really know if it’s time for… Read more »

Frustrating Functional Dilemmas: Things To Remember

Are you dealing with a functional problem with your oral health that’s causing you some serious frustration? Perhaps the challenge includes pain, an interruption to your daily life, some confusion, and even worries about the future of your smile. This is perfectly natural! When your mouth isn’t working to its full potential or you’re experiencing… Read more »