Sleep Apnea

By |2020-01-08T16:33:31+00:00January 8th, 2020|airway, appliance, breathing, dentist, sleep, sleep apnea, teeth|Comments Off on Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a condition where the soft tissue in the back of the throat falls back and prevents normal airflow for patients. Snoring is very common for those with sleep apnea, but it is important to know that not all people who snore have sleep apnea. Sleep apnea can affect almost anyone, although the following are considered risk factors: being over 40, having large tonsils, a large tongue or a small jaw, being overweight, [...]