Category Archives: Sleep Disorders / Snoring
Hypersomnia: What Do I Need to Know?

Hypersomnia: What Do I Need to Know?

What is Hypersomnia? Another name for this condition is idiopathic hypersomnia. There are two kinds, but the symptoms are generally the same. The condition itself is a feeling of extreme fatigue no matter the amount of sleep obtained. Primary hypersomnia is the presence of this issue without accompanying medical conditions.…

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Snoring or Sleep Apnea: When to be concerned.

Snoring or Sleep Apnea: When to be concerned.

Snoring is an incredibly frustrating problem. Not only does it prevent your loved ones from sleeping well, but it can also be a sign of a more serious medical condition. Namely, sleep apnea. In the past, we have not had a great understanding of the dangers that sleep apnea poses.…

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5 Most Common Reasons You Can’t Sleep

5 Most Common Reasons You Can’t Sleep

Not being able to sleep is an extremely common complaint in our world today. However, while it is common, it is an issue that can hinder your entire life if you are unable to get the sleep you need. Do not lose hope! There is always a cause for your…

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Do Nasal Strips Work?

Do Nasal Strips Work?

Sawing logs, calling hogs, cracking corn, and cutting gourds are slightly exaggerated, yet synonymous terms to describe the agonizing sound effects of snoring. For some of you, these sounds are annoyingly familiar, especially if your sleeping partner is keeping you up at night. If the source your snoring issue relates…

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Signs That Your CPAP Machine Isn’t Working

Signs That Your CPAP Machine Isn’t Working

 Sleep apnea is a severe and potentially life threatening sleep disorder. It's critically important you feel comfortable with your treatment options.  It's sometimes difficult to assess how well your CPAP machine is working. The following warning signs may indicate your machine needs a tune-up or replacement. Reoccurring Breathing Symptoms.…

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Is Snoring a Problem for Your Child?

Is Snoring a Problem for Your Child?

Is snoring a problematic issue for your child?  While snoring is relatively prevalent in adults, it's significantly less common in children. It's only natural to question why your child may snore?  Is it normal or harmful? At what point does it become a cause for concern? Snoring is an unusual…

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