sleep disorders

The 2017 innovator profilesDPR unveils its 2017 Innovator Profiles, including Dentrix, Bisco, the Chicago Dental Society and Whip Mix.
How to stop an epidemic: The rise of sleep apnea
How to stop an epidemic: The rise of sleep apneaSleep disorders are on the rise—some experts even call it an “epidemic” in the united states. And while Cpap machines are still the most commonly prescribed solutions, oral appliances are gaining steam as treatment options. So how is dentistry adapting to this revenue stream—and how is dentistry saving lives?
Snoring increases risk for cancer

A research team led by Dr. Javier Nieto at the University of Wisconsin-Madison has released a study showing that sleep disordered breathing (SDB) can deprive the body from oxygen and this deprivation can result in the development of cancerous tumors.