Why CPAP Does Not Work For Some People

Filling your cup with water so CPAP can work analogy

Why is it that after using your CPAP machine or dental appliance religiously, it still does not work? Some days you feel great after sleeping with CPAP. But on other days, you feel like CPAP does not work at all. I learned a very important concept that may explain this situation from Dr. David Buchholz, […]

Read My Interview On Sleep-Apnea-Guide.com

  Remy Thierry of Sleep-Apnea-Guide.com recently interviewed me about various topics, including: How I became interested in sleep apnea surgery Why modern humans have obstructive sleep apnea How do I choose which treatment option to recommend? Which surgical option is right for you if CPAP doesn’t work? How to find a good sleep apnea surgeon. Sleep-apnea-guide.com is […]

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 […]

Podcast #20: The Top 20 Anti-Snoring Options

In this podcast episode, Kathy and I will talk about the 20 top ways of getting rid of your snoring. We’ll cover 15 non-prescription and over-the counter options, as well as 5 prescription/surgical options.  How snoring and ADHD are linked How snoring can cause stroke A better way to lose weight Your best sleep position […]

Podcast #10: 9 Proven Alternatives to CPAP

Frustrated CPAP users are constantly asking me what other options are available. There are literally dozens of over-the-counter, natural, prescription, and surgical options that are available. I’ve chosen 9 options that have proven results, based on published research in peer-reviewed medical journals. There may be other options that may work very well, but as of date, I’m […]