According to the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine;
40% of women say snoring
is a real turn-off.
25% said, a snoring bed
partner makes them annoyed or angry.
20% sleep alone because of snoring.
10% report, snoring has
hurt at least one romantic relationship.
In addition to hurting your love life, snoring also
can harm your health. It is a tell-tale sign of obstructive sleep apnea, a serious disease
that can increase the risk for significant health problems. Untreated sleep
apnea can raise your risk for congestive
heart failure, high blood pressure, heart disease, diabetes, depression and
Couples have reported that Oral Appliance Therapy saved their relationship by silencing loud snoring. More importantly, it helped their health and energy levels. If snoring is a problem in your bedroom, let’s chat about solutions! Make an appointment today by calling 844-537-5337 or scheduling your next visit online at http://www.prosomnusdentists.com/.
Posted On: November 21, 2018
Patient Testimonial: Treatment by Dr. James R. Mattingly, DDS of Walnut Creek, CA; ProSomnus® Sleep Device.
Posted On: September 4, 2018
“My dog Sully had not stayed in bed the whole night because of my snoring…now that I have my ProSomnus device, he stays the whole night”
Posted On: August 30, 2018
Patient Testimonial: Treatment by Dr. Mark T. Murphy, DDS of Rochester Hills, MI; ProSomnus® Sleep Device.
A recent study found that folks with high speed internet sleep 25 minutes less on average than those that don’t. Although not surprising, it speaks to the challenges of managing sleep deprivation, drowsiness and sleep apnea today.
Posted On: August 1, 2018
A recent article by Jeff Rogers DMD, D-ABDSM, D-ASBA in Sleep Review reveals the alarming increased risk of car crashes due to sleeping just 1-2 hours less than ideal. According to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, 1 in 10 crashes were caused by drowsy drivers. Today, most states have ‘distracted’ and ‘drunk’ driving laws, but none have ‘drowsy’ statutes. Bus and truck drivers, FAA pilots, boat captains and many other ‘alert critical’ jobs have testing and compliance guidelines that ensure a well-rested operator is in command. Rest well and drive safely. It is estimated that over 20% of the adult US population has some sleep disorder. See you physician of dentist to find out how you can be tested.
Posted On: July 21, 2018
A recent article in Science News reviewed 27 studies about Sleep and Cognitive Diseases like Alzheimer’s. They found there was a 68% higher incidence in those who were not rested. In the US alone, over one third of us are considered sleep deprived.
Posted On: July 13, 2018
To see if you are at risk click on the link below.