Daytime Fatigue? It May Be OSA

People with obstructive sleep apnea struggle to breathe as they sleep, and usually are tired during their waking hours. It’s a common and serious condition, but there is help at Sleep Apnea & TMJ Solutions in Brentwood and Murfreesboro TN. There are several types of sleep apnea, but obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is the most…

Why Do I Have Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea is a surprisingly common condition, affecting upwards of thirty million people in the United States alone. It’s a serious condition that we can treat at Sleep Apnea and TMJ Solutions in Brentwood and Murfreesboro TN. People often wonder why they’ve developed sleep apnea. There is no known cause, but we do know that…

Can I Test Myself for TMJ Disorder?

TMJ disorder is a painful and often mysterious condition that affects millions of people nationwide. There is treatment available, like what we provide at Sleep Apnea and TMJ Solutions in Brentwood and Murfreesboro TN. The first step in treatment is an accurate diagnosis, and the the best ones come from health care professionals. But you…

Sleep Apnea and Gender

Sleep apnea is a very common disorder, and anyone can get it. But it’s far more common in men than women. If you or someone close to you is coping with sleep apnea, call us at Sleep Apnea & TMJ Solutions in Brentwood and Murfreesboro TN. The most common type of the condition is obstructive…

Diagnosing TMJ

If you have mysterious pain in and around your jaw it could be a sign of TMJ disorder. It can be difficult to pin down the cause of TMJ disorder, but treatment is available at Sleep Apnea and TMJ Solutions in Brentwood and Murfreesboro TN. Common symptoms of the condition include: Pain in the jaw…

Sleep Apnea, Then and Now

Sleep apnea is a serious condition affecting millions of Americans, but it wasn’t mentioned in any medical literature until 1965. We’ve come a long way since then, and sleep apnea is one of our specialties at Sleep Apnea and TMJ Solutions in Brentwood and Murfreesboro TN. The symptoms of sleep apnea were known before it…

Women and TMJ Disorder

Researchers are still trying to understand TMJ disorder, and why it seems to affect women more than it does men. At Sleep Apnea and TMJ Solutions in Brentwood and Murfreesboro TN, treating it is one of our specialties. TMJ is short for the temporomandibular joint. It’s what connects the lower jaw to the head. As…

Undiagnosed Sleep Apnea: A Significant Health Issue

More and more, health experts are recognizing the threat posed by sleep apnea, a condition associated with potentially life-threatening issues. Fortunately there is effective treatment available at Poss Sleep Apnea & TMJ Solutions in Brentwood and Murfreesboro TN. As many as twenty-two million Americans have sleep apnea. But remarkably, about eighty percent of them are…