Sleep Apnea Blog

Facts About Sleep

  • 80% of sleep apnea cases are undiagnosed

  • Snoring is the most common symptom

  • CPAP therapy is not your only option

  • 20% of adults have OSA

Dr. Randal Silver DMD DASBA

Dr. Silver earned his degree in dentistry in 2004 from Nova Southeastern University.  After graduation, Dr. Silver spent three years providing dental services for the United States Air Force, where he completed an additional year of study in Advanced Education in General Dentistry.  Dr. Silver is passionate about helping patients improve their sleep health.  He is currently a diplomate of the American Sleep and Breathing Academy, and several years ago he opened the practice, Sleep Matters, which is dedicated to changing lives through alternative OSA treatments, as set forth by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine.

How does sleep apnea affect the heart

How does sleep apnea affect the heart

Research into sleep science and cardiovascular conditions suggests a close relationship between heart problems and apnea cases, although the severity of symptoms may increase the risk of ...
How To Diagnose Sleep Apnea

How To Diagnose Sleep Apnea

Sleep Apnea is a sleep disorder that obstructs or restricts a patient’s airways. The American Medical Association reports that 30 million US citizens suffer from sleep apnea, although the ...
Unlocking Better Sleep: Bed Frames for Adjustable Beds

Unlocking Better Sleep: Bed Frames for Adjustable Beds

Sleep apnea is a prevalent medical condition, affecting millions globally with an estimated total societal-level costs that exceed $150 billion/year in the United States alone . It's ...
Sleep Masks: Enhancing Your Sleep Quality and Overall Well-b...

Sleep Masks: Enhancing Your Sleep Quality and Overall Well-b...

Introduction In today's fast-paced world, getting a good night's sleep is more important than ever. With our busy schedules, constant exposure to screens, and various distractions, achieving ...
How To Stop Snoring While Sleeping

How To Stop Snoring While Sleeping

Snoring is one of the most common symptoms and signs of sleep apnea, although it can be a problem for many people without sleep disorders! The reality is that many of us will snore once in a ...
Recognizing Sleep Apnea Symptoms: Your Guide to Better Sleep...

Recognizing Sleep Apnea Symptoms: Your Guide to Better Sleep...

Sleep apnea is a medical condition that disrupts the airways during sleep, leading to daytime fatigue, headaches, mood change, and serious health complications. Despite around 22 million people ...
Uncover the Best Pillow for Vertigo: Top Picks

Uncover the Best Pillow for Vertigo: Top Picks

Were you aware that an astounding one-third of adults over the age of 40 have encountered a vestibular dysfunction that engenders either dizziness or vertigo? Vertigo, an enigmatic phenomenon, ...
How Do You Know If You Have Sleep Apnea?

How Do You Know If You Have Sleep Apnea?

Sleep apnea is a common disorder, affecting more than 22 million people in the US alone. Despite this, patients can live for many years without a diagnosis and essential treatment, leading to a ...
The Best Snoring Solutions

The Best Snoring Solutions

Although an estimated 45% of adults occasionally snore, it may indicate more sinister health concerns for some patients. The noise of snoring can range from quiet vibrations to more obnoxious ...
Sleep Apnea Causes

Sleep Apnea Causes

Despite being a relatively new field of interest in medical research, sleep science experts have found several links to sleep apnea and other medical conditions.  Understand The Causes ...