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5 Reasons Why You Should Get Tested For Sleep Apnea Today

Sleep Apnea has kind of been a hot topic for the last couple years.  As research progresses we see more and more reasons why Sleep Apnea needs to be treated.  We also see more and more methods of accomplishing this.  There’s the CPAP, Positional Sleep Therapy, Surgery, and even Oral Devices all meant to help… Read more »

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What Temperature is Ideal for Sleeping?

You may be regretting asking this question if you’re as cheap as me, but temperature actually has a much bigger effect on sleep than most people realize.  Most people have their room temperature hovering around a 69-72 degree range in their house.  Sleep, however, is optimal at a cool 62-67 degree range.  This actually could… Read more »

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How Much Sleep do I Need?

People changing is a fact of life.  Over time you’ll see even your own sleep patterns changing as your body develops.  But if you look at the differences in sleep between each age group it can really be astounding.  Here’s a quick breakdown of a new study from the National Sleep Foundation by EurekALert. Newborns… Read more »

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Positional Sleep Therapy

Well first off if you don’t know what the effects of sleep apnea are or if you think you might have it look at this post.  But to summarize, sleep apnea is a sleep disorder where someone will wake up many times during their sleep.  This can be up to a hundred times in the… Read more »

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Sleep Apnea Epidemic

Is the Sleep Apnea Epidemic on the Rise

Think of someone with sleep apnea and imagine them in your head.  What do they look like?  The majority of people would think of a middle-aged, overweight, male.  There’s a reason for this stereotype.  Overweight people have more tissue in their body that can collapse their lung airways in their sleep.  If you haven’t read… Read more »

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Why Do We Even Need Sleep?

I mean what logical or biological reason could you come up for why we need to lay flat for eight hours a night.  Add to that the fact that we have to be unconscious for all of it.  Some people think it helps us save energy, but the amount saved is comparable to a slice… Read more »

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Night Owls Don’t Exist

How many people have you heard call themselves night owls?  Now how many early birds/morning larks have you heard of?  Now take those answers and divide them by age groups.  I’m fairly young and I don’t know a single person my age who refers to themself as an earlybird.  Not only that, but an excuse… Read more »

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Will Music Help Me Sleep Better?

Everyone enjoys it, but let’s boil music down to what it is… sound.  I mean, you usually try to have it quiet when you sleep so why would it help at all?  According to Michael Breus PHD, states that there is data that can help people fall asleep. So what kind of music helps sleep?… Read more »

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Can Drowsiness Kill You?

Seems pretty dramatic right?  Is your livelihood at stake?  No.  However, sleeping does increase the chances of you dying.  That’s why it’s always important to get your 7-9 recommended hours of sleep per night. So what effects does drowsiness have on me? I’ll stop wasting your time.  Some of these effects can just be a… Read more »

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Don’t Break Your Back! Watch How You Sleep

Do you have a bad back?  So do 65 million other Americans.  There’s some obvious things that come to mind when you think of back pain… stepping on cracks, not lifting with your legs, and slouching in your chair.  Did you know that a lot of back damage can occur in your sleep?  Many times… Read more »

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