• disorder
  • Sleep apnea is a common disorder in which you have one or more pauses in breathing or shallow breaths while you sleep. (fadsleep.com)
  • If you suffer from TMJ disorder, bruxism, or sleep apnea, Dr. Leibowitz offers treatments that can help improve your overall health by simply placing your lower jaw in the correct position. (leibowitzdental.com)
  • The disorder can be differentially diagnosed into small subcategories, including sleep related bruxism, thumb sucking, hypnagonic foot tremor, and rhythmic sucking, to name a few. (wikipedia.org)
  • Snoring
  • With their 17 years of expertise in CAD/CAM dentistry, Panthera Dental's founders have created Mandibular Advancement Devices, this solution being the most effective appliance to help people with snoring and sleep apnea related problems. (3shape.com)
  • Besides, men characteristically tend to report more symptoms of sleep apnea than women, such as snoring, loud grunting, and witnessed apneas. (teethremoval.com)
  • A mask-like treatment called continuous airway pressure therapy (CPAP) is often prescribed for sleep apnea, and sometimes for snoring. (sleepfoundation.org)
  • Your dentist will adjust the device to help make it as comfortable as possible, and will teach you the proper way to wear and clean the device.While oral appliances may not be as effective as CPAP at reducing sleep apnea or snoring, people tend to prefer using a dental device, and the side effects tend to be minimal (you may notice that you produce extra saliva or experience teeth discomfort). (sleepfoundation.org)
  • Malocclusion can be a contributing factor to sleep disordered breathing which may include snoring, upper airway resistance syndrome, and / or sleep apnea (apnea means without breath). (wikipedia.org)
  • occur
  • Other parafunctional activity which may occur together with bruxism: cheek biting (which may manifest as morsicatio buccarum and/or linea alba), and/or lip biting. (wikipedia.org)
  • Breathing irregularities such as episodes of apnea and hyperventilation may occur, although breathing usually improves during sleep. (wikipedia.org)
  • diagnosis
  • The Home Sleep Test also called an Out of Sleep Center Test (OCST) is used exclusively for the diagnosis of sleep apnea. (wikipedia.org)
  • times
  • Stops of breathing of at least ten seconds, 30 times within seven hours of sleep, classifies as apnea. (wikipedia.org)
  • upper
  • If you believe that your child's bruxism might be caused by and underdeveloped upper or lower jaw, feel free to contact us for an appointment with one of our skilled dentists at Oasis Dental Milton in Ontario. (oasisdentalmilton.com)
  • previous
  • Interview with Dr Scotch and Jack Harris describing his experience working with Florida Apnea Diagnostics as compared to previous labs he has been associated with. (fadsleep.com)
  • thought
  • I wouldn't have thought that folks with sleep apnea wouldn't have bruxism since most sleep with their mouth open trying to grasp for air. (blogspot.com)