Snoring And Sleep Apnea Treatment The Houston Dentist
The Houston Dentists 4914 Bissonnet, Suite 200, Bellaire, Texas 77401 713-668-7137 www.thehoustondentists.com https Sleep Apnea is a serious condition that affects a large portion of the population but many don’t even know that they have it. However, one of the biggest signs that a person may have sleep apnea is snoring. Snoring occurs when the soft tissue of the throat falls back and shuts off part of the air way and as air tries to pass, it flutters make the snoring noise you hear. When snoring becomes dangerous is when it leads to sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is when the soft tissue relaxes to the point of stop you from breathing. When you stop breathing, this is called an apnea episode. This can occur hundreds of times per night and is very dangerous and comes with a lot of health risk. If you think you might have sleep apnea call us today at The Houston Dentist.com. We will be glad to assist you and help put you on track to a better nights sleep.