Sleep Solutions by Michel Dental Blog

Why Vaping Might Lead to a Poor Night’s Sleep

March 17, 2020

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Bearded man vaping with electronic cigarette

You might have begun vaping as an alternative to traditional tobacco, but unfortunately, despite what you may have heard from the advertisements, e-cigarettes can still have a dangerous effect on your body. Among the many health issues that have been linked to vaping – including lung disease and an increased risk of cancer – one of the less obvious side effects is the impact it can have on your ability to get a good night’s sleep. Is sleep apnea in Topeka keeping you up at night? Keep reading to learn why e-cigarettes might be to blame.

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Do You Smoke? Why Your Children May Have Trouble Sleeping

February 3, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — sleepsolutionstopeka @ 5:54 pm
Young girl with sleep apnea in Topeka

Are you a habitual tobacco user? You may already know about many of the harmful effects of secondhand smoke, but did you know smoking around children can negatively impact their sleep? It’s true! Recent research has shed new light on the link between secondhand smoke and obstructive sleep apnea in children. If you have young kids at home and enjoy smoking cigarettes or other tobacco products, you will want to read today’s blog from a sleep dentist in Topeka.  

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Why Women with Sleep Apnea May Have a Higher Risk for Heart Attack

October 24, 2019

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Snoring woman

Just because sleep apnea tends to be more commonly diagnosed in men doesn’t mean that women don’t need to worry about the disorder. In fact, female patients might have to worry about the cardiac problems associated with the disorder much sooner! Here’s what having obstructive sleep apnea in Topeka could mean for your heart health.

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How Sleep Apnea in Topeka Weakens Your Immune System

July 22, 2019

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older man being sad

You find yourself being tired at work more and more often these days. You keep nodding off during meetings and missing important information. In addition, you find yourself taking more sick days than you normally would. Pretty soon you run out, and you end up having to come to work even when you feel exhausted and ill. If this sounds like you, you may have sleep apnea, and it may be affecting more than just your sleep. Keep reading to learn how sleep apnea in Topeka can affect your immune system.

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