Watch the following videos to learn more about common sleep and breathing problems and their effects on our daily lives.
Why we sleep and what happens if you don’t get enough restful sleep
Dr. Matthew Walker explains how sleep is crucial for the health of your brain and body. Discover the correlation between sleep and memory storage, Alzheimer’s, cancer, cardiovascular health, and brain function.
Finding Conner Deegan
Learn how the proper diagnosis of breathing and sleep issues can affect and change a person’s behavior. Meet Connor Deegan who was labeled a difficult child until the proper testing, diagnosis, and treatment of his allergies and mouth breathing brought out the happy child within.
Consequences of Mouth Breathing in Children
Breathing through your nose is natural and promotes healthy growth of your jaw. Learn how mouth breathing leads to larger tonsils and adenoids, poor jaw development, open bite, crooked teeth, inadequate swallowing, and more.
The importance of checking infants and children for lip and tongue ties
If the tongue and lip cannot move freely, it contributes to disordered breathing, tongue thrust, incorrect swallowing, poor jaw development, and speech problems. Discover how undiagnosed and untreated lip and tongue tie can lead to lifelong sleep, breathing, behavioral, and health problems.
Dr. Karen Bonuck on Sleep Disordered Breathing
Sleep disordered breathing covers issues from snoring to Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). Learn more as Dr. Karen Bonuk discusses a long-term study on the effects of sleep disordered breathing on children’s behavior.