Ribbon cutting ArrowHead Sleep Center
Date: Tuesday January 26, 2016
Location: 10:00 am ArrowHead Health Centers Glendale, AZ
Fundraiser: Time: 7PM until 10 PM
Location: Padre Murphys Irish Pub, 4338 W Bell Rd, Glendale, AZ 85308
Sponsors: ArrowHead Pro Sleep, Gergens Orthodontic, Koala Sleep Centers, Redirect Health, ZQuiet, Budweiser, American Sleep and Breathing Academy
CHARITIES: Phoenix Police Foundation and 100 Club of Arizona Public Safety Officers
Speakers: Az Attorney General, Mark Brnovich (pronounced “Burn-O-Vich”)
Alberto Gutier, Director of Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS)
Sleep Apnea is a condition that affects the lives of professional athletes and fans alike. With serious co morbid conditions like diabetes, heart disease and obesity the impact of sleep apnea is serious and treatable. The Arizona Cardinals join with Arrowhead pro sleep and current and retired NFL stars Marcus Allen, Eric Dickerson, Mike Haynes , Larry Fitzgerald (a lot of other Super bowl hopeful Cardinals) and our very own Roy Green. Special guest for the event include Arizona AG Mark Brnovich, representatives from Homeland Security and the ATF ,The Police department of Phoenix and the Fire department of Phoenix.
This exclusive public awareness event is sponsored by the Pro Players Health Alliance for sufferers’ of SLEEP APNEA . NFL players, both current and retired, are raising awareness of this this disease.
“We are striving to make an awareness to the 18 million plus who are suffering from sleep apnea and do not know where to turn for help.” Said Dr. Rudi Ferrate from Arrowhead Pro Sleep Division.
Snoring, Apnea and interrupted sleep are more than an annoyance, they can be life threating Illnesses that can lead to major heath concerns. NFL players have experienced the loss of family members and team members due to untreated obstructive sleep apnea and are speaking out nationwide, urging fans and players to seek diagnosis and treatment of their sleep conditions.
Keynote speaker for the evening is Attorneys General Mark Brnovich. “Sleep apnea reduces life span 7-15 years. 90% who die in their sleep due to a heart attack, the root cause is sleep apnea. Without treatment, statistics reveal staggering facts: there is a two and a half times greater risk of stroke and 60% higher risk of cancer. We cannot be on our game when we are feeling tired and weak due to a lack of sleep. Thousands are untreated and it’s past time to bring this awareness to the forefront. It is for this purpose that Arrowhead Pro Sleep Division exists. Our Center is unconditionally dedicated to providing complete patient diagnosis and sleep therapy.