Obstructive Sleep Apnea

The Mental and Emotional Weight of Sleep Apnea

The Mental and Emotional Weight of Sleep Apnea

The Mental and Emotional Weight of Sleep Apnea. It’s no surprise that when you don’t get enough sleep, you tend to become more irritable and emotionally volatile than usual.  You may struggle to keep a calm tone of voice with your children or find yourself snapping at your spouse or co-worker over nothing. Not only

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Sleep study

Why Do I Need A Sleep Study?

Why Do I Need A Sleep Study? When patients find out that Dr. Agarwal can make an oral appliance to help with snoring, one of their first questions is, “Why do I need a sleep study?” Though sleep medicine and dentistry overlap through the treatment of sleep apnea and bruxism, they remain two different branches

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Living with obstructive Sleep Apnea

Living With Obstructive Sleep Apnea

You snore a lot. You know a diagnosis of sleep apnea will mean sleeping with a mask strapped to your face every night for the rest of your life. So you resist. Before you make that decision to ignore a major health problem, let’s talk about what happens when you live with sleep apnea, and if

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Sleep and Your Growing Child

When you bring your baby home from the hospital, one of the most common pieces of advice given is “Sleep when your baby sleeps.” That can be a hard thing to live up to since newborns sleep round the clock, and you, as much as you might like to sleep, have the responsibilities of adulthood

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