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The U.S. opioid epidemic continues and concurrently, a dramatic increase in prescribed opioid painkillers has increased. Over 2 million Americans struggle with abuse of an opioid pain reliever, and overdose deaths tripled since 1999 according to the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). Addiction...

Huffington Post Blog – Women, Chronic Pain, and Addiction

The U.S. opioid epidemic continues and concurrently, a dramatic increase in prescribed opioid painkillers has increased. Over 2 million Americans struggle with abuse of an opioid pain reliever, and overdose deaths tripled since 1999 according to the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM). Addiction...

Dr. David Berg is co-founder and Chairman of the Board of Redirect Health. He helps oversee operations and develops innovative ways to enhance the company’s processes and procedures for identifying the most cost-efficient, high-quality routes for common healthcare needs. After years of operating multi-specialty...

Dr. David Berg, a National Healthcare Visionary, Speaking at the Annual Sleep and Wellness Conference

Dr. David Berg is co-founder and Chairman of the Board of Redirect Health. He helps oversee operations and develops innovative ways to enhance the company’s processes and procedures for identifying the most cost-efficient, high-quality routes for common healthcare needs. After years of operating multi-specialty...

The Living Heart Foundation and Pro Player Health Alliance (PPHA), with support from the Professional Athletes Foundation and National Football League Players Association, conducted an NFL retired players overall health screening during the Pro Bowl weekend on January 28, 2017 at the University of Central Florida...

NFL Pro Bowl Health Screening – Only ASBA Dentists Chosen for Dental Sleep Medicine

The Living Heart Foundation and Pro Player Health Alliance (PPHA), with support from the Professional Athletes Foundation and National Football League Players Association, conducted an NFL retired players overall health screening during the Pro Bowl weekend on January 28, 2017 at the University of Central Florida...

An Invitation from the President The American Sleep and Breathing Academy’s (ASBA) “Sleep and Wellness” meeting is less than two months away. This multi-disciplinary sleep medicine meeting is scheduled for April 21-22 in Phoenix, AZ. http://sleep-conference.com  While other groups tend to focus on clinical...

Invitation from Dr. Kent Smith – Sleep and Wellness

An Invitation from the President The American Sleep and Breathing Academy’s (ASBA) “Sleep and Wellness” meeting is less than two months away. This multi-disciplinary sleep medicine meeting is scheduled for April 21-22 in Phoenix, AZ. http://sleep-conference.com  While other groups tend to focus on clinical...

The crossroads of lifestyle and current age range of Millennials present significant sleep challenges to this important population. For Millennials are essentially guinea pigs, the first generation raised entirely on portable technology and social networks, where a 24 hr lifestyle is now the norm....

Sleep Problems in Millennials –

The crossroads of lifestyle and current age range of Millennials present significant sleep challenges to this important population. For Millennials are essentially guinea pigs, the first generation raised entirely on portable technology and social networks, where a 24 hr lifestyle is now the norm....

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced plans Monday to spend millions of dollars to screen employees for a health condition that can have deadly consequences. The move comes three years after the deadly Spuyten Duyvil Metro-North crash — blamed in part...

MTA Orders Expanded Screening for Sleep Apnea

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The Metropolitan Transportation Authority announced plans Monday to spend millions of dollars to screen employees for a health condition that can have deadly consequences. The move comes three years after the deadly Spuyten Duyvil Metro-North crash — blamed in part...

WASHINGTON – Five U.S. senators have asked the National Transportation Safety Board to conduct a review of the implementation of sleep apnea testing for engineers for all passenger railroads. In a letter to NTSB Chairman Christopher Hart, Democratic Sens. Bob Menendez and Cory Booker...

Senators Take NTSB to Task

WASHINGTON – Five U.S. senators have asked the National Transportation Safety Board to conduct a review of the implementation of sleep apnea testing for engineers for all passenger railroads. In a letter to NTSB Chairman Christopher Hart, Democratic Sens. Bob Menendez and Cory Booker...

“The inside of this fitted garment––which comes in long or short sleeves and pants or shorts––is equipped with a soft bio-ceramic print, which can produce something called far infrared energy when combined with the body’s natural heat. The company touts far infared energy as...

Tom Brady’s Pajamas Improve Quality of Sleep

“The inside of this fitted garment––which comes in long or short sleeves and pants or shorts––is equipped with a soft bio-ceramic print, which can produce something called far infrared energy when combined with the body’s natural heat. The company touts far infared energy as...

Dr. Bill Williams is a highly acclaimed practicing dentist and an expert in dental marketing and management. During his 25+ years of practice, he has built several multi-million dollar practices. His consulting firm, Solstice Dental Advisors, mentors dentists by teaching them how to implement...

Dr. Bill Williams Featured in a Podcast on Dental Profit Advisors

Dr. Bill Williams is a highly acclaimed practicing dentist and an expert in dental marketing and management. During his 25+ years of practice, he has built several multi-million dollar practices. His consulting firm, Solstice Dental Advisors, mentors dentists by teaching them how to implement...

  As dental hygienists, we take an oath to affirm our personal and professional commitment to improve the oral health of the public, to advance the art and science of dental hygiene, and to promote high standards of quality care. Throughout the last 27...

Hygienist’s Role in a Dental Sleep Practice by Gina Pepitone-Mattiello, RDH

  As dental hygienists, we take an oath to affirm our personal and professional commitment to improve the oral health of the public, to advance the art and science of dental hygiene, and to promote high standards of quality care. Throughout the last 27...