Orthodontic Treatment For Sleep Apnea

How to Treat Sleep Apnea Naturally

Hi, my name is Troy Giles. I am a of Chiropractic and a Natural Internist. Today I wanted to talk to you a little about apnea,and sleep apnea. This is a major issue in the world. People are having trouble sleepingand there are many reasons for apnea. One is neurologic, where the nerves, the brain,the connection to the lung is not working correctly. Also, thyroid we find, thyroiddysfunction, where low thyroid. Thyroid is what helps you control your breathing patternswhile you are asleep. If you have low thyroid, the thyroid affects the heart and the rhythmof breathing. So low thyroid can affect it as well. But, apnea is when you can't breathwell. Your sleeping and you just stop breathing.

There can be constrictive apnea as well, whereyou have enlarged tonsils, or your throat is closed down. I had a patient that had,this has been probably ten years ago, had a roto rooter, if you will, where they went in down on thetrachea, the throat, removed the tonsils and literally removed and widened the trachea,all the way down through his neck, through his throat. Extremely painful, literally hewished he could have died. That ultimately, still didn't help any. He can get better air,bit still he is on a CPAP machine. The treatment for it, medically, is to use a CPAP or a ByPAPmachine, which helps to force air into you and helps you to breathe during the evening.Another issue is that many times its body

habitus, enlarged gut. If you are laying onyour side and you have a larger tummy, you have to push your tummy up while you are breathing,sleeping at nighttime. Literally, you are having to lift up your tummy all night long.After a couple of hours or so, you become fatigued. The diaphragm becomes fatigued oflifting, pushing. So you just stop breathing for a minute. You can go 30 seconds, a minute,2 minutes. Finally, you gasp for air. This happens over and over and over. The CPAP helpsto force the air in you are just basically breathing easier. The sense of breathing isthere, but you are now lifting with forced air, in the abdomen, and in to your lungs.So to treat this, naturally, we want to look

at supporting the lung tissue. We want tosupport anything that is going to help you to get rid of inflammation through the throat.We want to treat the thyroid and the adrenal glands to have them up and running the waythey should so they are giving good information to the heart and to your breathing pattern.We would do this through supplementation. The supplementation we would want to looktowards would be the adrenal glands first, Adrenex. We would support the adrenals withAdrenex. Thyroiden to support the thyroid tissue. Thyroid again, we want to get itsmetabolism and its function the way that it should. Permalung helps to bring clarity,helps to remove sluggishness of the lungs,

bronchial congestion, mucus. A lot of timesthere is a mucus build up throughout the lung. Even with that we would want to look towardsleaky gut syndrome because when you have leaky gut, you are actually leaking toxins throughthe gut and they overwhelm the liver and its ability to detoxify. So a lot of the overalltoxins will come up and out through the lung. So you will have a lot of increased amountof toxin and production of mucus, so you will tighten up as well. So, asthma and apnea alsowork together. So, you want to see if you can't get rid of some of that tightness andcongestion that you feel. I would work with the diet, just helping, just eating more greenleafy vegetables. It is so vital to eat green

leafy vegetables every meal. So how do eatgreen leafy vegetables for breakfasté I would encourage you to get a significant blender,Vitamix is a good one, Blendtec is another one, Montel Williams I think has one thatis a good like two horsepower motor, that you can put in all the kinds of fruits thatyou want, green leafy vegetables, like kale, baby spinach, literally any vegetable thatyou want can go in there as well. If you make it correctly, it tastes very good. You haveall your fruits. You can get some of the big box stores have frozen fruit. You can putthat with a banana, maybe a protein powder of some type. The one we carry here is calledLepterra. That helps make it smoother and

How to Adjust Your Herbst Appliance

If you are still snoring, or you don't feellike you're sleeping very well, this lower part needs to be moved forward. We're going to show you how to do that today. Okay. You have a key, that key is going to fit intothis little slot right here. And we're going to turn this dial up. There's a plus sign. We're going to turn it towards the plus sign.

That means moving it forward. So I'm going to engage this pin in the bottomhole, and then I'm going to turn it up until it stops. We call that one turn. It's not a full revolution, but we call thatone turn. So I'm going to show you how to move thisfive turns. That's one, and then here's five. The hardest part is finding that hole at thisangle.

And you can see the key has to be at a prettysteep angle to get to access the proper hole. And you'll be able to see the difference alongthat scale. This appliance started at two millimeters,and now we've moved it out to about two and a half. So we just moved it five turns forward, whichis the most that we want you to ever turn it at once, before you wear it for a few nightsto see how that makes your jaw feel. So now we're going to do the same thing onthe opposite side. So each time we turn it forward, we're doingthe same thing on each side.

So we 're going to turn this five turns forward. There's one, and five. Now if your jaw is sore, your jaw is hurtingyou after too long every morning, and you need to turn the lower jaw backwards, it'sthe same thing in reverse.

Same Day Smile Dentist Sarasota

Good morning Ginger how are you todayé Good. I'm a little nervous. Well, that's alright. It's understandable.What would you like us to do today for youé I was a little concerned. My teeth are yellowing and they're uneven.and I was hoping that we might be able to make my smilebrighter. I see people with great smiles and I thought maybe we could.put one on with my mouth.Well I'm sure we can do that in fact. .we're going to do it today! Great! ( working on patient CEREC)

Alright Ginger so we finished the mock up in temporary resin. I'd like you to have you take a look at this.Christie Okay WOW! Oh my gosh! Look at that! Isn' that niceé Yeah! Yeah. And that's just the mockup. That's going to help guide us through the rest of the case. Until we get to permanent restorations.later on today. Whoa. Huge difference. Yeah, isn't it niceé Yeah. Looks really great. Thankyou.

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