Month: April 2018

Help Your Child Get a Good Night’s Sleep

Help Your Child Get a Good Night’s Sleep

If you’re a parent whose young child or teen is hyperactive, struggling in school, wetting the bed, or you’ve been told they have attention deficit disorder (ADD) or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), chances are, what you’re dealing with is a child that...

Sleep Center vs. Home Sleep Study: Which is Best?

Sleep Center vs. Home Sleep Study: Which is Best?

When a patient has trouble sleeping, a sleep study may be recommended to determine whether they have sleep-disordered breathing or even sleep apnea. A sleep study, or polysomnogram, is an overnight test that records brain activity and oxygen levels, eye and body...

What is a Home Sleep Study, and How Can It Help You?

What is a Home Sleep Study, and How Can It Help You?

When patients come in for a consultation, one of the issues we look for is sleep-disordered breathing. Sleep apnea, the most severe type of sleep-disordered breathing, is defined by pauses in breathing during sleep. The severity of sleep apnea is measured based on...