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Sleep bruxism and children: What to know

Sleep bruxism and children: What to know

Children who are diagnosed with attention deficit disorder might also experience bruxism. This can also be intertwined with gastroesophageal reflux disease. Knowing there is a connecting, dentists and dental hygienists need to help patients learn how to change their habits for the long term through behavioral therapy. What parents are saying When visiting the dentist […]

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An Overview of Sleep Apnea in Children

An Overview of Sleep Apnea in Children

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a sleep related breathing disorder and is one component of a spectrum of sleep disordered breathing. It occurs when the muscles relax after you fall asleep and, as a result, soft tissue in the back of the throat collapses and blocks the airway leading to partial reductions in breathing. In […]