Frequently Asked Questions

Sleep Apnea

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Q. How Does Sleep Apnea Increase the Risk of Stroke?

Studies have shown that people with obstructive sleep apnea have approximately double the risk of having a stroke as people without sleep apnea. How exactly does sleep apnea increase the risk of stroke?

Q. How can someone tell the difference between snoring and sleep apnea?

Q. If left untreated, what are the effects of sleep apnea?

Q. What are signs and symptoms of sleep apnea?

Q. Can an oral device be used by a patient who is totally edentulous (wear upper and lower dentures)?