Over 95 percent of patients who participate in a sleep study in a lab are diagnosed with sleep apnea. Sleep apnea has been linked to certain types of bruxism (teeth grinding). People everywhere suffer from the effects of obstructive sleep apnea and poor sleep.
Signs and Symptoms Correlated with Adult Obstructive Sleep Apnea:
– gasping or choking while sleeping
– non-refreshing sleep
– fatigue or daytime sleepiness
– poor memory
– teeth grinding
With collaboration between your physician and dentist, help can be provided for snoring and sleep apnea.