Sleep Apnea/Snoring/CPAP Intolerant

October 14, 2017

Detecting Sleep Apnea in Children by Monitoring Oxygen Levels

Sleep apnea in children is often underdiagnosed or completely missed. It’s not uncommon for children to snore. However, some of these snoring kids may be suffering from a dangerous sleep disorder. Diagnosing obstructive sleep apnea in children was once a lengthy and expensive process. However, recent studies may show how […]
March 26, 2017

Sleep Apnea Compromises Blood Pressure

Sleep Apnea Compromises Blood Pressure According to a 2016 study by the University of British Columbia Okanagan campus, sleep apnea has an immediate effect on blood pressure. The study concludes that even a single sleep apnea incident impacts the human body’s ability to regulate blood pressure. Sleep apnea repeatedly stops […]
March 10, 2017

Brain Harmed by Untreated Sleep Apnea

Brain Harmed by Untreated Sleep Apnea Untreated sleep apnea in children can harm brain cells tied to cognition and mood says a March 2017 study by the University of Chicago. Significant reductions in gray matter were found in children 7 to 11 years old who had moderate to severe sleep […]
November 18, 2016
Sleep Apnea Bethesda MD

Sleep Apnea: The Most Effective Treatment Options Available

Sleep apnea is a serious condition that can have a devastating effect on your quality of life. If you’ve been recently diagnosed with sleep apnea you may not be aware of the treatment options available to you. Your doctor should be able to discuss which options they think will be […]
November 14, 2016
Sleep Apnea Testing

Sleep Apnea: Testing and Diagnosing the Sleeping Disorder

Sleep apnea plagues millions of Americans. The medical field is constantly learning more about this dangerous sleep disorder. As we continue to learn more about the effects that sleep apnea has on the human body, diagnosis becomes more important. Sleep apnea impacts nearly every aspect of the human body in […]
October 10, 2016
Reggie White Sleep Apnea

Reggie White’s Death Linked to Sleep Apnea

In December of 2004, NFL great Reggie White was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. According to officials, White had suffered a fatal cardiac arrhythmia. He was only 43 years old at the time of his death. According to USA Today, White’s condition was linked to sleep […]
October 4, 2016
Sleep Apnea Risks

Sleep Apnea: Are You or a Loved One at Risk?

Sleep apnea is a relatively common sleeping disorder that impacts people from many different walks of life. However, there are some people who are at a greater risk of developing sleep apnea than others. It’s very important to understand the risk factors that could lead to the dangerous sleeping disorder. […]
September 30, 2016
Sleep Apnea Dangers

Sleep Apnea is a Dangerous Sleep Disorder

Sleep apnea is a dangerous sleep disorder does not get diagnosed in millions of Americans each year. This sleep related breathing disorder is actually quite common across the United States. It has the potential to develop in just about anyone. The biggest dangers of sleep apnea exist because many people […]
September 12, 2016
Sleep Apnea Snoring

What are the Effects of Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea is a dangerous sleep disorder that causes a person to stop breathing regularly while they are asleep.  This can result in the brain and body not getting enough oxygen.  This disorder can be responsible for automobile accidents as well as problems at work or school. Studies show that […]
September 6, 2016

Lack of Sleep Leads to other Medical Issues

Lack of Sleep Leads to other Medical Issues For many, lack of sleep has become just a part of every day life. However, lack of sleep has been linked to being a contributor to other medical issues, including heart disease, liver disease, depression and more. Some think the culprit may […]
April 7, 2015

Improving Your Overall Health with Sleep Apnea Therapy in Bethesda, MD

Obstructive sleep apnea affects more than 18 million men and women in America, and for many, traditional CPAP treatment simply isn’t an effective or feasible option. As a Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine (ABDSM) and a trusted Bethesda, MD sleep apnea dentist, Dr. Bernard L. Greenbaum […]
March 4, 2015

Improving Health: Bethesda Dentist Offers a Better Night’s Sleep with Sleep Apnea Therapy

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Dr. Bernard L. GreenbaumBethesda Center for Dental Sleep Medicine301-530-3600 New American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine Diplomate, Dr. Bernard L. Greenbaum, Treats Sleep Apnea, Snoring (Bethesda, MD) February 24, 2015 – Local dentist Dr. Bernard L. Greenbaum is helping Washington DC area […]