Interview with Joshua Thomas of FixYourSleepToday.com [Podcast 41]

In this episode, we have a special guest interview with Mr. Joshua Thomas, who runs a fantastic website, fixyoursleeptoday.com. Joshua has an amazing story to share with us, describing his journey going through a maze within the medical system for years before being able to find help for his wife, by finally treating undiagnosed obstructive […]

A New Trend in Fighting Seizures: Anti-Inflammatory Medications

Experts estimate that about 2.7 million people in the US suffer from seizures. About 1/3 do not respond or respond poorly to anti-seizure medications. A new trend is to prescribe steroids as an anti-inflammatory medication based on the finding that people with seizures have more inflammation in the brain.  A New York Times article details […]

Expert Interview: Dr. Mack Jones on Neurologic Complications of Sleep Apnea

In this month’s Expert Interview, I talk with Dr. Mack Jones, neurologist, sleep physician, and author of the book, Deadly Sleep: Is Your Sleep Killing You? about some of the major neurologic complications of obstructive sleep apnea. In this fascinating and provocative discussion, Dr. Jones and I talk about: – How sleep apnea can cause […]

Ask Dr. Park: Neurologic Complications of Sleep Apnea

We already know that obstructive sleep apnea can cause stroke, but can it can also cause central sleep apnea, MS, or even Alzheimer’s? How can it lead to various other unexpected conditions such as ADHD, migraines, headaches, dizziness, lightheadedness, various stomach ailments, and even ringing, hearing loss, or vertigo? Please click here to purchase the […]

Seizures And Sleep Apnea, Revisited

I just came across an article in the NY Times that described a condition called SUDEP (sudden unexplained death in epilepsy), where people with seizures can die in their sleep. It’s throughout to be due to loss of protective reflexes and possibly obstruction. This article brought back memories of the time I was on my […]