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Month: June 2011

What is sleep apnea?

What is sleep apnea?

The sleep apnea syndrome because of its high prevalence, comorbidity, high economic costs and obvious decline in quality of life of patients is a health problem of first order, that requires investment in specific treatments. The economic impact associated with low employment and high consumption of health system resources, amounting to OSAHS priority to the forefront of medical and public health problem. Developments in treatment response to growing demand and fortunately increases more and more the number of cases diagnosed…

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Hanham Dental laboratory has just signed up a contract with Orthoapnea

Hanham Dental laboratory has just signed up a contract with Orthoapnea

Hanham Dental laboratory has just signed up a contract with Orthoapnea, S. L. to become supplier of the Orthoapnea appliance in the UK. The laboratory of Málaga has incorporated a new department dedicated to the advanced 3 D technology. On the 25th and 26th April 2011 an international course about sleep apnea and the manufacture process of the Orthoapnea appliance took place in the business premises of the company. During the training the participants worked with the Orthoapnea team, studying…

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OrthoApnea testimony

OrthoApnea testimony

My name is Daniel Peñagaricano Vázquez. I am a specialist in anaesthesia and emergency medicine. Since 2002 I suffer from sleep apnea and I was treated several years with the CPAP mask. I have already tried different mask types and I have adjusted them, too (as it was possible for me, because of my profesion), I really had problems to get used to this machines. The results were disappointing. Dr. José Montes, maxillofacial surgeon, whom I got to know in…

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Orthoapnea. Oral appliance against sleep apnea and snoring.

Orthoapnea. Oral appliance against sleep apnea and snoring.

Orthoapnea ® is a revolutionary prosthesis which constitutes the most conmfortable and effective alternative for the treatment of snoring and sleep apnea. Intraoral splints alter the position of the mandibula, the tongue and other structures in order to guarantee the free flow of air through the upper airway avoiding the obstruction of air during the night.

INNOVATIVE APPLIANCE AS A SOLUTION FOR THE HEALTH RISK PROBLEM “SNORING”!

INNOVATIVE APPLIANCE AS A SOLUTION FOR THE HEALTH RISK PROBLEM “SNORING”!

  Contrary to general positions, that snoring is a disturbing, but harmless phenomenon, recent studies have showed, that this is not the case. Is snoring only an exception of our nocturnal life, as it occurs usually at increased alcohol consumption or diseases of the paranasal sinus, you can go to bed unworried. however, that looks entirely different in case of chronic snoring: the shortage of the cerebration with oxygen may have in the long term considerable consequences for the daily…

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