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It’s Sleep Apnea in Disguise Generally, the symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) are different in adults than they are in children1. Some of the symptoms include behavioral changes; adults with inadequate exhibit characteristics of sleepiness2, whereas children reflect hyperactivity3.One type of attention-deficit hyperactive disorder (ADHD)4 also involves an ongoing pattern of hyperactivity. Though both […]
The confusion of the two conditions overlap where they show similar symptoms, however the medicine used to treat ADHD may be exacerbating the issue! It has been found by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that the diagnosis of attention hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) among children has increased dramatically over the years, as much as […]
New study finds direct link between blood pressure and sleep apnea A new study has found that treating obstructive sleep apnea can help lower blood pressure. The research followed a group of 221 men who had pre-existing hypertension (high blood pressure)and who were newly diagnosed with sleep apnea. The study found significant reduction in both […]
Study reveals link between gum disease and cancer For many years, researchers have reported a link between gum disease and an increased risk of developing heart disease and diabetes. Now scientists have discovered that gum disease, once thought of as a fairly benign condition, also can increase your risk of certain types of cancer.
Periodontal disease (commonly known as gum disease) is a very serious condition which can cause you serious amounts of discomfort and pain. It is often dubbed as the silent disease as you have no symptoms or pain leading up to the latter stages of the disease and you often do not realise about it, and […]
On 29th October 2009, BIOLASE Technology’s Waterlase MD™ and patented Radial Firing Perio Tips™ was FDA approved. In a statement from one of the key clinical researchers, Dr. Bret Dyer, the benefits to periodontal treatment were explained “Both referring dentists and patients want to avoid swelling, pain, and possible gum recession of flap surgery. In […]
Are you looking for a virtually pain free solution to your dentistry needs, if so cosmetic laser dentistry could be the way forward for you. Cosmetic laser dentistry can provide you with virtually pain free procedures to patients that feel an experience at the dentist could be painful and distressing.
Malnourishment causes cognitive decline, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Andreas Moritz explains the factors that cause and contribute to Alzheimer’s Disease. Too little insulin causes Alzheimer’s to develop, which means diabetics are more at risk for developing the disease. http://www.ihealthtube.com/aspx/viewvideo.aspx?v=4251c9ca6393fa15