Oral Health ABCs: Sleep Apnea Care

Have you ever visited your dentist for a sleep apnea examination? Sleep apnea is a common oral health condition that arises due to irregular breathing patterns while you sleep. Numerous factors can lead to sleep apnea, including how you sleep at night, genetic factors, family history, and gender. Obstructive sleep apnea is a form of sleep apnea that typically arises... read more »

Do You Grind Your Teeth at Night?

Do you grind your teeth at night? If so, you may suffer from a form of bruxism. Bruxism is a condition caused by the grinding or clenching of one’s teeth. Apart from damage caused directly to the teeth, bruxism can also lead to headaches and additional sleep disorder, including sleep apnea. Many cases are considered mild enough that no treatment... read more »