Lack of Sleep Can Cause Heart Disease
Obstructive sleep apnoea is a sleep disorder characterized by pauses in breathing and other instances of shallow breathing. Sleep has been found to be a determinant of healthy heart functions. The lack of sleep has a direct association to cardiac diseases and conditions.
A recent study undertaken on cardiac patients in India has revealed that 96 percent of patients with cardiovascular problems suffered from obstructive sleep apnoea. The quality of sleep is very important and it was shown that a good night’s sleep will prevent problems such as heart disease and diabetes. Further still, good quality sleep will prevent work and road related accidents.
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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.
The Somnowell mandibular advancement appliance is also recommended by:
- Sleep Centres
- ENT Surgeons, Sleep Physicians, Respiratory, Physicians
- Orthodontists, Dentists
- General Medical Practitioners