Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Loud Snoring

It’s commonly known that sleep apnea, if left untreated, can cause serious health issues such as heart disease and stroke. What most people don’t know is this sleep disorder can increase your risk of diabetes and only make it worse for people who already suffer from the disease. Do you or your loved one suffer from sleep apnea? If so, the following information could help protect you from further health problems.

What Has the Team at Holsinger & Higgins Been Up To?

Has it been awhile since your last visit with us? If so, you may not be aware that we accept and treat obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients. OSA is a disorder that involves episodes of interrupted breathing that occur multiple times during a night’s rest. Read on to learn the symptoms of sleep apnea and what our team is doing to help recognize the disorder in our patients.

man snoring like a megaphone


SLEEP APNEA TREATMENT CAN BE LIFE-CHANGING You might not know this, but dentistry can treat more than just teeth and gums. In fact, it’s inescapably connected with whole body health. For example, those with gum disease are more likely to experience cardiovascular complications, just as those with diabetes may have difficulty fighting the bacteria that…