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Pre-existing asthma may be a strong predictor of future chronic migraine attacks in individuals experiencing occasional migraine headaches, according to researchers from the University of Cincinnati (UC), Montefiore Headache Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and Vedanta Research. The findings were published online...

ASTHMA a Predictor of CHRONIC MIGRAINE ATTACKS

Pre-existing asthma may be a strong predictor of future chronic migraine attacks in individuals experiencing occasional migraine headaches, according to researchers from the University of Cincinnati (UC), Montefiore Headache Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and Vedanta Research. The findings were published online...

David Gergen President of the ProPlayer Health alliance and executive director of the American sleep and breathing academy lead the team to victory last Tuesday night in Phoenix Arizona. Initially the idea of NFL football, Sleep Apnea and the Phoenix Police foundation don’t seem...

Public Awareness Provides Patients for ASBA Diplomates

David Gergen President of the ProPlayer Health alliance and executive director of the American sleep and breathing academy lead the team to victory last Tuesday night in Phoenix Arizona. Initially the idea of NFL football, Sleep Apnea and the Phoenix Police foundation don’t seem...

I have been attending entry level Dental CE courses for snoring and sleep apnea for over 20 years. It has always been fascinating to me that a dentist can take hundreds of hours of course hours but never really manage to get Sleep Apnea...

Tips and Tricks for Implementation of Sleep Dentistry into your Practice

I have been attending entry level Dental CE courses for snoring and sleep apnea for over 20 years. It has always been fascinating to me that a dentist can take hundreds of hours of course hours but never really manage to get Sleep Apnea...

Comprehensive Sleep Bruxism Therapy as related to Sleep Disordered Breathing

Sleep Bruxism is a condition that is receiving a tremendous amount of attention of late in the news. Perhaps as a result of the number of dentists who are providing high level diagnostics using a medical grade sleep bruxism monitor  to collect surface EMG...

Comprehensive Sleep Bruxism Therapy as related to Sleep Disordered Breathing

Sleep Bruxism is a condition that is receiving a tremendous amount of attention of late in the news. Perhaps as a result of the number of dentists who are providing high level diagnostics using a medical grade sleep bruxism monitor  to collect surface EMG...

One inescapable conclusion one would have to make about OSA therapy is that CPAP has dominated the scene for over 30 years. The current DME climate has reimbursement so low that it is difficult to get CPAP supplies locally in many areas. Often internet...

Medical reimbursement drives sleep therapy in a new direction

One inescapable conclusion one would have to make about OSA therapy is that CPAP has dominated the scene for over 30 years. The current DME climate has reimbursement so low that it is difficult to get CPAP supplies locally in many areas. Often internet...

The practice of sleep treatment has come to rely on a number of different disciplines to contribute to the treatment of a patient with sleep disordered breathing. The dental community has made great strides as part of the effort to manage this life long...

Sleep Disorders- It’s all about Team Communication

The practice of sleep treatment has come to rely on a number of different disciplines to contribute to the treatment of a patient with sleep disordered breathing. The dental community has made great strides as part of the effort to manage this life long...

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,...

Arizona Cardinals and Retired NFL Greats to Attend Americas Largest Public Event for Sleep Apnea and New Sleep Center

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,...

Obstructive sleep apnea is a a lifetime disorder that requires the clinical team to plan long term and treat the whole patient. The literature and more importantly medical insurance providers urge careful evaluation of temporomandibular joint as a part of oral appliance clinical work...

Disease management the future of OSA and TMD therapy?

Obstructive sleep apnea is a a lifetime disorder that requires the clinical team to plan long term and treat the whole patient. The literature and more importantly medical insurance providers urge careful evaluation of temporomandibular joint as a part of oral appliance clinical work...

(Keith Thornton, Barry Glassman, John Viviano, Jason Tierney, Steve Carstensen, Dan Tache, Harry Ball, Kent Smith, Erin Elliott, Les Priemer, Daniel Klauer, Steve Lamberg, Dennis Marangos, Tony Soileau, Christopher Kelly, Shouresh Charkandeh) The LinkedIn Discussion Group, “SleepDisordersDentistry” has just completed an open discussion on...

Consensus on Anterior Discluding Stops for OSA Appliances

(Keith Thornton, Barry Glassman, John Viviano, Jason Tierney, Steve Carstensen, Dan Tache, Harry Ball, Kent Smith, Erin Elliott, Les Priemer, Daniel Klauer, Steve Lamberg, Dennis Marangos, Tony Soileau, Christopher Kelly, Shouresh Charkandeh) The LinkedIn Discussion Group, “SleepDisordersDentistry” has just completed an open discussion on...

High Risk Women Age 67 Poor compliance, unmonitored for 5 years Complaint and AHI within normal limits after 4 months with Sleep Treatment Specialists (STS) treatment Case Highlights Chief Complaints: OSA/EDS/Snoring Diagnosed severe OSA 2009 CPAP non compliant/failure Elevated BMI & HPTN Gastric bypass /Septaplasty...

Combination CPAP and OAD is Here to Stay

High Risk Women Age 67 Poor compliance, unmonitored for 5 years Complaint and AHI within normal limits after 4 months with Sleep Treatment Specialists (STS) treatment Case Highlights Chief Complaints: OSA/EDS/Snoring Diagnosed severe OSA 2009 CPAP non compliant/failure Elevated BMI & HPTN Gastric bypass /Septaplasty...