Daily Archives February 7, 2018

What is Sleep Apnea?

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Curious about sleep apnea and how it?s treated? Here?s all you need to know about the condition, sleep apnea symptoms, and sleep apnea treatments:

What is Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea is a condition where your breathing stops and starts throughout the night. There are three recognized types of this condition. Obstructive sleep apnea is the most common form and happens because the throat muscles relax and collapse. Central sleep apnea happens when the brain isn?t sending the right breathing signals to the muscles during sleep. Complex sleep apnea is rarest and is a combination of the first two.

What are the Symptoms of Sleep Apnea?

There are several things to look out for, including excessive sleepiness during the day, even if you thought you got a good night?s rest; waking up with a dry mouth ever

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The History of Dental Implants

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Our teeth are really important to us, and always have been. When we have them all and they aren?t paining us, we take them completely for granted. When they start to bother us, though, toothaches or an abscess can seriously interfere with our quality of life. One way of protecting our ability to comfortably chew, eat, and talk is to replace a broken tooth with dental implants. If you have teeth and like history, you?ll love knowing the crazy history of dental implants, dentures, and other fixes humans have developed to protect one of our most vital assets: our teeth.

The Oldest Implants (That We Know Of) Are Chinese

Not surprisingly, the Chinese were making and using implants as much as 4,000 years ago. Thes

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