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August 7, 2012
What Will You Give Up for Sleep?

We will say the phrase “What I wouldn’t give for (insert item)”. Well not that long ago Huffington Post asked Americans just that. What would you give up for sleep. So, see where you fall in this survey, and ask your self what would you give up for sleep?

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August 7, 2012

Doctor gives a great Object lesson to his patient on what his apnic events are like on ABC’s Extreme Makeover Weight Loss Edition. Perhaps we should all try this after we get the results from our own sleep studies. 

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August 2, 2012
"Nice guys finish last, but we get to sleep in."

— Even Davis 

July 18, 2012
Sleep Tip!

Its hot outside! Here are some tips from NSF on getting a better nights rest in this heat.

http://www.caringnews.com/pub.59/issue.528/article.2237/

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July 18, 2012
"Sleep is the best meditation."

The Dalai Lama

July 16, 2012
Wellness Fact

PTSD is a serious issue for our troops. There is help for them & their families. http://tinyurl.com/82cvbkd & http://tinyurl.com/6he2x76

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July 12, 2012
Wellness Tip.

Did you know that playing Clue may delay Alzheimer’s and Dementia? A tudy done showed that those who exercise their brain showed improvement in memory, reasoning, and speed of processing information that lasted for at least 5 years! Check it out!  

http://www.webmd.com/alzheimers/guide/preventing-dementia-brain-exercises

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July 11, 2012

Topic: Efficacy of Oral devices for Sleep Apnea

The goal of this month’s webinar is to learn about the efficacy of oral devices in treating Sleep Apnea. This webinar will cover Research collected and studies done using an oral device for treating Sleep Apnea.

Upon completion the student should:

Understand what the efficacy of Oral Appliances in the treatment of snoring and OSA Short Term and Long term

Understand how an Oral device is effective in treating Sleep Apnea

Know what the statistics are in treating with an Oral Device

Dr. Lowder lectures to dentists and staff, as well as other interested groups, on Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD), dental rehabilitation procedures, splint therapy, and TM joint imaging techniques.

He has created a patient TMD screening protocol for dentists and physicians to enable rapid evaluation and diagnosis.

His current research interests include combining the benefits of splint therapy and biofeedback in the treatment of TM Disorders, and the viability of integrating user friendly articulator systems in the analysis of dental occlusion prior to major restorative dental treatment.

Dr. Lowder provides dental sleep medicine intraoral appliance therapy by physician referral at the Sleep-Wake Center at the University of Utah and at his private practice locations.

Honors and Awards
2003-Present, Trustee, Foundation of the Pierre Fauchard Academy
2002-2003, President, Pierre Fauchard Academy, International
1998-2002, Trustee, Region 5, Pierre Fauchard Academy
2008-Present, ADA Evidence-based Champion
2004-Present, Fellow, International College of Dentists

Professional Education
1972-1976, D.D.S., University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1968-1972, B.S., Brigham Young University, Provo, UT

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July 9, 2012
Sleep Fact

Did you know that people that are bipolar are more sensitive to changes in their circadian rhythm? Take travel for example, what might give anyone else jet lag may be the start of a psychological episode.

http://tinyurl.com/dxa34o

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June 27, 2012

Dr. Ken Duckworth speaks about the connection between Mental Illness & Sleep. 

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NOTE: While viewing of the broad cast is free, to obtain a CEC/CEU for this is a $10 charge.  Should you want to obatian a FREE  CEC/CEU Please attend the live broadcasts. The schedule is found here: http://www.americansleepandbreathingacademy.com/lunch-break-cecs/

Thank you.

The American Sleep & Breathing Academy
in association with The Sleep & Wellness Magazine 

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