Do you wake up tired and irritable? Does your spouse complain that you snore or gasp for breath at night?
Approximately 67% of adults snore. You may be one of millions of Americans to suffer from a sleep-breathing disorder known as sleep apnea.
These partial reductions and complete pauses in breathing typically last between 10 to 30 seconds, but can persist for one minute or longer. Actually causing you to stop breathing while you sleep, often hundreds of times per night.
Sleep apnea has been proven to cause a range of serious health problems, including: hypertension, strokes, depression, morning headaches, and memory loss.
Dr. Herringshaw can help you regain restful slumber with comfortable oral appliance therapy.
Preventing snoring and sleep apnea can improve your health and your quality of life.
When sleep apnea is treated the partner will gain an hour of sleep per night.