What is sleep apnea?
During sleep the muscles responsible for maintain the airway permeable suffer a relaxation, the passage of the air at the level of the pharynx is difficult, as a result the soft tissues vibrate producing snoring. On many occasions a lack of air flow produces a drop in oxygen levels in the blood, the brain is alerted by this decline, producing numerous interruptions of sleep all nigh.
This oxygen deficiency It generates a series of symptoms such as the hypersomnolence, generalized fatigue, Depression etc.. At a general level even, It increases the risk of certain diseases such as hypertension, infarction, thromboembolism, Type II diabetes, inter.
The hypersomnolence, memory loss, and alterations in mood affect the personal life, labour and social of the sick, not to mention the risk of an occupational or traffic accident to be more vulnerable to falling asleep while carries out these activities.
The most effective solution
Orthoapnea is a new patented intraoral device It is especially indicated in the treatment of snoring and sleep apnea syndrome. Its mechanism of action is based on a controlled and comfortable Mandibular Advancement, through the increase of level of the airway muscle tone. This easily makes the passage of air eliminating snoring and improving the episodes of apnea, which result in a marked improvement in the quality of life of the patients.
Consult us If you think that you may have sleep apnea, We will evaluate your case, We will make a diagnosis and if necessary adapt it an Orthoapnea to measure. Do not hesitate, is time for good sleep!