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Monthly Archives: June 2017

The Avoidable Tragedy of Carrie Fisher’s Death

The Avoidable Tragedy of Carrie Fisher’s Death

The recent death of actress Carrie Fisher, our Princess Leia, has shocked fans and admirers around the world. George Lucas said, “she was extremely smart; a talented actress, writer and comedienne with a very colorful personality that everyone loved.”

It is a tragedy that we will not benefit from her continuing contributions to the arts through her acting and writing. But what I am really upset about is hearing that, while the cause of death was […]

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What sleep doctors are saying about the success of sleep appliances

What sleep doctors are saying about the success of sleep appliances

 

Below is a summary of the most recent guidelines from the American Academy of Sleep
Medicine, the Academy that all sleep doctors belong to, showing that oral appliances should be the standard for use in treatment of sleep apnea. 

Clinical Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Snoring with Oral Appliance Therapy: An Update for 2015

Kannan Ramar, MBBS, MD1; Leslie C. Dort, DDS2; Sheri G. Katz, DDS3; Christopher J. Lettieri, MD4; Christopher G. Harrod, […]

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