How Sleep Deprivation Decays the Mind and Body

tired mindSleep is a body function that is not fully understood. It is thought that sleep is the process via which the brain is able to shut down. Other theories emphasize the importance of sleep in regulating body hormones. All these theories are usually non-conclusive.

Sleep deprivation is another phenomenon that is as misunderstood as sleep itself. Lack of sleep has been associated with problems such as long term memory impairment, impaired cognitive functions, psychosis, and hallucinations. Sleep deprivation is even linked to chronic conditions such as high blood pressure, bipolar disorder, impaired immune functions, hypertension, and diabetes. Due to the adverse effects of sleepleesness, it has been even used as a torture method for prisoners.

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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.