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What is Involved in a Balloon Sinuplasty Procedure?
Chronic sinusitis is a common illness that’s characterized by inflammation in the nose and sinuses that don’t go away even after you take medication. This can cause uncomfortable symptoms that linger for months on end, but many patients can get relief from a procedure called balloon sinuplasty. In this blog, the board-certified physicians at eos […]Read More
Are Sleep Studies a Painful Procedure?
What Are Sleep Studies? Sleep studies are performed to diagnose persistent sleep disturbances. When issues like insomnia last for a long time, it may indicate a serious, underlying problem. A sleep study gathers the data needed for sleep specialists to determine the root cause. Who’s a Good Candidate? Anyone suffering persistent sleep difficulties can benefit […]Read More
Do Oral Appliances Really Work for Sleep Apnea?
Sleep apnea is a common yet serious sleep disorder, and the first type of recommended treatment is usually a CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) machine. But many patients find it uncomfortable and stop using it, putting their health in jeopardy. Oral appliances are an effective alternative in many cases, offering an easier, more comfortable way […]Read More
What Does Sleep Apnea Do To Your Body?
Sleep apnea, a common sleep disorder, can have profound effects on your body in both the short term and the long term. In this blog, the sleep specialists at eos sleep explain what sleep apnea does to your body. What happens to your body when you have sleep apnea? When you have this disorder, your […]Read More
What Happens During A Sleep Apnea Episode?
Your body is normally able to easily breathe in air as you sleep, and it flows through your nose and mouth, down the back of your throat, and into your lungs. When you breathe out, the process is reversed. But if you have obstructive sleep apnea, your airway becomes blocked or partially blocked and your […]Read More