Posts With Category: ‘eOs blog’
Am I a Good Candidate for a Home Sleep Study?
If you snore loudly, your doctor may recommend a sleep study to help diagnose the source of your sleep issues. In many cases, this type of sleep study can be performed at home. In this blog, the sleep specialists at eos sleep in NYC provide the information you need to help you learn whether you […]Read More
Are There Alternatives to a CPAP Machine For Sleep Apnea?
If you’ve been diagnosed with sleep apnea, you probably know that using your CPAP machine is very important. Many patients, however, have trouble using CPAP, so they don’t use it every night or stop using it completely. If that’s the case, it’s important to talk to your doctor about a CPAP alternative to ensure you […]Read More
When to See a Sleep Doctor
Everyone has trouble sleeping on occasion. Whether you’re worried about something or have a temporary illness, many factors can cause sleep to be elusive. In some cases, however, the issue continues and may be caused by a sleep disorder. If this is the case, you may need to see a sleep doctor in order to […]Read More
Dangers of Untreated Sleep Apnea
If you have sleep apnea, it’s important to get an accurate diagnosis and receive effective treatment for this serious disorder. It can cause short- and long-term health issues that may affect your well-being in serious ways if left untreated. What is sleep apnea? This very common disorder causes breathing to pause repeatedly during sleep. These […]Read More
Should I Worry About Snoring in Children?
Children and snoring is a common problem that a lot of parents face. If your child snores, you may be worrying about the medical implications. Snoring is well-known as one of the major indicators of sleep apnea, a serious medical condition. In many cases, snoring in children is fairly harmless, but if it persists for […]Read More
6 Bizarre Sleep Habits Of Highly Successful People
If you research the daily habits of successful individuals, you are bound to discover stories about people thriving on just four or five hours of sleep each night. So, does this mean that less sleep equals more success? Probably not. While it’s true that some people don’t need as must sleep as most of us, only five […]
Sleeping in Separate Beds Due to Snoring
Although snoring is more common in men and overweight individuals, it can affect anyone. As you age, the tendency to snore increases, and it can have drastic effects on you or your partner’s sleeping habits. Snoring disrupts your sleep and ruins your sleep quality. Also, from a psychological standpoint, snoring can put a strain on […]
Can Septoplasty Relieve My Sleep Apnea?
If you or a loved one suffers from sleep apnea, you’re not alone; millions of people live with this sleep condition. Sleep apnea interferes with your ability to get a good night’s sleep and to feel well-rested throughout the day, leading to more serious problems like diabetes, high blood pressure, stroke, and heart failure.
How Can Sleep Affect Your Health?
Everyone has suffered through a restless night of sleep and the ensuing problems. Poor sleep causes a myriad of troubles ranging from poor concentration to irritability. Recent studies indicate that a lack of shut-eye is even worse than originally thought. There is now evidence that poor sleep can negatively impact the heart, one’s weight and […]
Depression & Other Sleep Apnea Related Conditions in Men
Physicians agree that sleep disorders, such as sleep apnea, and certain health issues are closely linked. If you are a man, there are specific health issues that you’ll need to watch closely. Men experiencing sleep disorders have unique health needs. The most research indicates links between conditions such as sleep apnea and heart problems, testosterone […]
6 Questions About Sex and Sleep You’re Too Afraid to Ask
Could the quality of my sleep be affecting my sex life? The answer is yes. Sleep quality and your sex life are directly correlated. Let’s explore six common questions about sleep and sex. 1. Can a lack of sleep impact my libido? Lack of sleep can certainly impact your libido. Simply put, low energy causes tension […]
The Top 5 Things To Consider When Selecting a Sleep Apnea Doctor
or Snoring Specialist in NYC
Sleep medicine is a growing field, but for many prospective patients, it is also an unknown one. There are several eOs Sleep Centers located around the country, including facilities right here in NYC.
Changes in site of obstruction in OSA patients according to sleep position
A new study first published in Laryngoscope online, (8/22/2014) aimed to evaluate the changes in the site of obstruction when patients with OSA changed their sleep position. The study was first presented at the Korean Rhinologic Society Meeting, Seoul, Korea and at the American Academy of Otolaryngology – HNS annual meeting, in Washington DC. The […]
New Study Finds Sleep & Quality of Life Improvements After Sinus Surgery
Published by The International Forum of Allergy & Rhinology – 08/14/2014 Clinical Article Researchers conducted a study to determine whether endoscopic sinus surgery (ESS) for chronic rhinosinusitis (CRS) results in appreciable sleep quality improvements in patients with CRS. Chronic Rhinosinusitis or Chronic Sinusitis is a condition that interferes with drainage and causes mucus to build up in the […]
CPAP Goes Couture
For CPAP Mask Users, customization is just around the corner Leslie Oliver Karpas, a former Industrial Designer, now founder and CEO of Metamason, a 3D printing startup in Pasadena, Californ ia believes that the effectiveness of many medical products can be dramatically increased with a customized fit for each patient. Karpas applied this premise to CPAP therapy and feels […]