Bugging the person who sleeps next to you isn’t the only reason to ask your dentist about your snoring. Sleep apnea is a potentially serious sleep disorder that affects more than 5 million Canadians.
Book an appointment today for an assessment from your dentist that can help you find effective solutions.
Obstructive sleep apnea happens when your airway is blocked or narrowed during sleep. It can happen 5 to 30 times per hour while you’re asleep.
Signs of sleep apnea can include:
You can do some things to manage your risk of sleep apnea, but others you can’t change. Risk factors can include:
Your dentist can make some lifestyle recommendations to help ease mild sleep apnea symptoms, including:
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