The Effects Of Sleep Apnea On Your Oral Health

9 June 2018
9 June 2018, Comments: 0

If you suffer from sleep apnea, you may find that this condition affects your oral health in many ways.

Key takeaways:

– Snoring caused by apnea can result in dry mouth, which in turn may cause enamel erosion.

– Sleep apnea is also linked to teeth grinding.

– Inflamed gum tissue is another common effect of sleep apnea.

Don’t hesitate to ask your dentist for advice regarding this condition, as there are oral treatments that can help you manage it.

 

Read the full story here: https://yourdentalhealthresource.com/how-does-a-dentist-diagnose-sleep-apnea/

 

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