How Sleep Apnea Can Cause Anxiety [Podcast 30]

The 1950s was once called the “age of anxiety.” I think it’s fair to say that the level of anxiety has risen exponentially since then. There are many reasons why you may be anxious, including information overload, social media, non-stop news, or even your children’s activities. For many of you, problems breathing during sleep may […]

7 Sleep Myths That Are Killing You (Podcast 28)

Interview with Dr. Mark Burhenne

In this episode, I interview Dr. Mark Burhenne, who is an integrative sleep medicine dentist, and author of The 8-hour Sleep Paradox: How We Are Sleeping Our Way to Fatigue, Disease and Unhappiness.  He has a fantastic website, askthedentist.com, which is dedicated to helping people understand oral health and the mouth-body connection for overall wellness. He has been featured […]

Sleep Apnea & Gastrointestinal Problems (Podcast 25)

A Surprising Link

In this podcast episode, Kathy and I will talk about links between various gastrointestinal issues and obstructive sleep apnea. We cover the following 5 surprising conditions: Irritable bowel syndrome Inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis) Celiac disease (or gluten sensitivity) Colon cancer Acid reflux Download MP3 Subscribe Shownotes: Sleep Interrupted: A physician reveals the […]

Sleep Apnea & Sex (Podcast 024)

What You Need to Know

In this episode, Kathy and I talk about one thing that most people don’t think about when sleep apnea is mentioned: Sexual and reproductive problems. Find out: How sleep apnea can lower your sex drive Surprising statistics on erectile dysfunction and its’ association with obstructive sleep apnea  Why men’s sperm counts are dropping rapidly The […]