A “snore-fire” way to hurt your relationship

A “snore-fire” way to hurt your relationship American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine Thursday, February 12, 2015 DARIEN, IL – If you’re looking to attract a sweetheart this Valentine’s Day, don’t be a snore. More than a quarter of Americans recently confessed that a snoring bed partner makes them annoyed or angry, according to a […]

Sleep Loss Affects Risk for Ulcerative Colitis

If overall mortality, cardiovascular disease and cancer were not enough risks associated with chronic sleep loss, you can now add ulcerative colitis to the list as well.   A new research study published in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, the journal of the American Gastroenterological Association, found individuals who lose out on the recommended seven to […]

Rising Prevalence of Sleep Apnea in U.S. Threatens Public Health

Public health and safety are threatened by the increasing prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea, which now afflicts at least 25 million adults in the U.S., according to the National Healthy Sleep Awareness Project. Several new studies highlight the destructive nature of obstructive sleep apnea, a chronic disease that increases the risk of high blood pressure, […]

Why is a dentist involved in treating Sleep Apnea?

  This is a question we often get at our office and at Current Dental Discussions seminars that we speak at, and a good question at that! Dentist, who are trained in Dental Sleep Medicine, work hand in hand with Sleep Physicians and Pulmonologist in treating a variety of Obstructive Sleep Apnea issues.  After a […]

Osteoporosis Risk Heightened Among Sleep Apnea Patients

A diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea may raise the risk of osteoporosis, particularly among women or older individuals, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM) titled “Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Risk of Osteoporosis: A Population-Based Cohort Study in Taiwan”. The findings by Taiwanese researchers add […]

MS and Poor Sleep a Bad Combination

Having multiple sclerosis is tough enough, but sleep problems on top of this devastating disease can actually worsen what’s known as “MS fatigue.” In fact, a new study suggests that these sleep problems might be the root cause of the fatigue. The study ”The Under diagnosis of Sleep Disorders in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis” is […]

Current Dental Discussions – Aston Gardens

 Sleep Apnea Dr. Stephen Page   On August 25, 2014, Dr. Stephen Page presented a lecture on Sleep Apnea to the attendees at Aston Gardens at Pelican Marsh.  This presentation provided a lecture / question & answer format which allowed those in attendance to get specific information on their personal questions. Dr. Page provided background […]

American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine

  NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dr. Steven Boe and Dr. Stephen Page 4953 Castello Drive, Suite 100 Naples, FL 34103 www.drsboeandpage.com 239-263-2122     Dr. Steven Boe and Dr. Stephen Page recently attended the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine’s Annual Meeting in Minneapolis, MN   Drs. Boe and Page were able to attend […]

Anytime, Anywhere, Anyone – Brain Health Event

This event was held Saturday, April 12th at the NCH Downtown Naples Hospital campus.  Boe, Page & Page Dental Group were participating sponsors for this event.  This was a free community event focusing on prevention, awareness and care recovery of brain injuries, stroke and other brain disorders.  The program included a community resource fair, brain […]

National Children’s Dental Health Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month.  The American Dental Association sponsors this national awareness to raise the importance of oral health.  The goal is to educated children and their parents on developing good dental habits, encouraging regularly scheduled dental visits, and to promote healthy eating habits across the country.  Parents and teachers are urged […]