Can Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Treatment Help Diabetics?

sugar testA number of recent studies have shown a relationship between obstructive sleep apnoea and management of diabetes. The risk of sleep apnoea increases with age, weight gain, genetics, and other lifestyle factors. Sleep apnoea when left untreated may worsen or lead to diabetes.

Research conducted at the McGill University in Canada established that when sleep apnoea is treated leads to improvements in glucose levels. The study was undertaken with patients with sleep apnoea and prediabetes. The conclusion was that treatment for sleep apnoea may lower the risk for prediabetic patients. This will lead to patients avoiding suffering from the full diabetic state.

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Somnowell Inventor - Visiting Professor Simon Ash FDS MSc MOrth BDS

Prof. Ash is the inventor of the highly successful SOMNOWELL Chrome device for snoring and sleep apnoea.

The Somnowell Chrome is made to exacting standards in the Somnowell laboratory under the supervision of Visiting Professor Simon Ash. Prof. Ash and his master technicians create each Somnowell Chrome device using their wealth of experience and expertise.

Prof. Ash works at the forefront of his profession. He is a Consultant and Specialist Orthodontist with over 30 years clinical experience, with a special interest in sleep related breathing disorders, TMJD, and bruxism. He currently works in Harley Street London and two private hospitals in London as part of a multi-disciplinary team managing snoring and sleep apnoea, and is Visiting Professor of Orthodontics at the BPP University.