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Sleep Apnea Suffers – the New NFL Special Teams

November 28, 2017

American Football on FieldMany people think that only older people, those who struggle with their weight, and people who already have chronic breathing issues like COPD or asthma can suffer from sleep apnea. This is simply not the case. In fact, anyone can suffer from sleep apnea – even professional athletes. Many professional athletes and the National Football League are speaking out about their struggles with sleep apnea to help raise awareness about this life threatening sleep disorder, and help their fellow athletes and other potential sleep apnea sufferers learn more about when to seek treatment for their sleep disorder.

What is the Sleep Study Process Like?

July 16, 2017

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Doctor conducting sleep studyIf you’re one of the millions of people in the US who may be suffering from sleep apnea, it’s time for a sleep study. Many patients dread this process, especially when it comes to sleeping away from home. If you’ve been putting off a sleep study, you’re getting ready for your study, or you’re just curious about how it works, keep reading. If you’re ready to find out more, contact the Lutz dental team at Nelson Dentistry and Dental Sleep Medicine. We welcome patients from all surrounding communities including Wesley Chapel, and we’ll be happy to walk you through the sleep study process from start to finish. If you’re not sure you need a sleep study, we also provide a consultation to help you determine whether or not you are at high risk for sleep apnea.