The surprising connection between sleep apnea and depression

Sleep apnea and depression

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, Milwaukee sleep dentist, Sleep apnea, Sleep Disorder, Sleep Disorders and Depression

The surprising connection between sleep apnea and depression Sleep apnea is a common sleep disorder, but it often goes untreated. Many sleep apnea sufferers are fatigued all the time but don’t know why. Chronic fatigue can lead to feelings of sadness or inadequacy. Sleep apnea and depression can be connected, with research showing that people with sleep disorders are more likely …

Milwaukee weight gain and poor sleep

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, Milwaukee sleep dentist, Oak Creek Sleep Dentist, Racine Sleep Dentist, Sleep apnea, Sleep Disorder, Snoring

Trying to lose weight? Find out how weight gain and poor sleep are connected Could weight gain, poor sleep and snoring be related? Yes. Snoring is a sign of poor quality sleep and could indicate that you have a sleep disorder. If you have a problem sleeping, you may have a harder time burning off calories. It’s all about metabolism and habits. The …

Sleep apnea and chronic fatigue in Milwaukee

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, Milwaukee sleep dentist, Oak Creek Sleep Dentist, Racine Sleep Dentist, Sleep Disorder

Always feeling tired? Learn how sleep apnea can cause chronic fatigue Do you feel like you are always tired? Have you ever fallen asleep at inappropriate times during the day, such as when you are at work? Do you have trouble concentrating or remembering? Are you frustrated because you cannot explain the reason for your exhaustion. If this sounds like …

Poor Sleep in Milwaukee

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, Sleep Disorder, Sleep Disorder Solutions

Could your teeth be causing poor Milwaukee sleep? Poor sleep can be caused by mental stress or physical problems. Pain is a common reason for interrupted sleep, especially headaches, shoulder pain or back pain. One of the most overlooked triggers for headaches and spinal pain is TMJ disorder. TMJ disorder is a jaw problem that can be caused by physical stress …

Effects of Sleep Deprivation

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, Sleep Disorder

4 surprising effects of sleep loss If you find that you are always tired, that is only one of the sleep loss effects that could be troubling you. Lack of sleep is a serious matter. When you are robbed of a good night’s rest on a regular basis, you are robbing your body of the chance to recharge and restore. …

Sleep Disorder Myths Exposed

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, Sleep apnea, Sleep Disorder, Sleep disorder dentist, Sleep Disorders

3 sleep disorder myths exposed Trouble sleeping? It could be more serious than you think. If you have can’t remember the last time you had a good night’s sleep, you have probably come to accept that this is the way things are going to be. Whether you are restless at night, have trouble falling into a deep sleep, wake frequently, …

Tired All The Time

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, Sleep apnea, Sleep Disorder, Sleep disorder dentist, Sleep Disorders, TMJ Disorder

Tired all the time? It could be your jaw Fatigue is no laughing matter, especially when it happens on a regular basis. When you’re always tired and feel like you’re not well rested, it can really drag you down. Dealing with chronic fatigue can get in the way of your daily life. You can’t focus, don’t have any energy, and …

Sleep disorder effects on relationships

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, Milwaukee, Oak Creek, Racine, Sleep Disorder, Sleep disorder dentist, Sleep Disorders, Sleep Disorders and Depression, Sleep disorders Oak Creek

3 ways a sleep disorder could be affecting your relationship If your husband snores, you could argue that it is no laughing matter. Many people make light of the terrible racket that affects millions of Americans every night. However, there’s nothing funny about sleepless nights, heading off to another room to attempt to get some rest, or worrying about your …

How Does a Dentist Treat a Sleep Disorder

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, Oak Creek Sleep Dentist, Sleep Disorder, Sleep disorder dentist, Sleep Disorders, Sleep Disorders and Depression, Sleep disorders Oak Creek, Sleep Solutions

How can a dentist treat my sleep disorder? If you’re struggling to get a good night’s rest, never falling into a deep sleep, and jerking away periodically throughout the night, you could be suffering from sleep apnea.If you are, you are not alone. Over 20 million Americans suffer from this sleep disorder, sleep apnea, that is a result of a …

Alternatives for Uncomfortable CPAP

Dr. Michael Westman Blog, CPAP alternatives, Orthodontics, Sleep apnea, Sleep Disorder, Sleep disorder dentist, Sleep Solutions

2 alternatives for your uncomfortable CPAP You’ve been given a diagnosis of sleep apnea. Being handed such grim news can truly be devastating. It means you have a serious health condition. Sleep apnea does more than disrupt your sleep. It puts you at a greater risk of experiencing some major health issues later in life. You are much more likely …