Interrupted Breathing During Sleep Affects Brain Neurons Necessary to Regulate Heart Rate

blood pressure checkA study published in the journal of physiology revealed that sleep breathing disorders cause reduced activity among neurons that are responsible for keeping heart rate low. This increased risk of high blood pressure and other cardiovascular diseases among people with OSA.

The lead doctor in this study, Dr David Mendelowitz said that untreated OSA increases the risk of developing hypertension and irregular heartbeats. OSA leads to poor quality of sleep which in turn leads to poor mental physical and mental performance. This inhibits the working of the neurons which control the vital heart functioning in the brain stem.
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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.