The Price We Pay For Lack Of Sleep Gets Steeper As We Age

sleepThe habit of missing a few hours of sleep will not only leave you feeling drowsy but will have harmful effects to your health. Dependent on age and life stages, sleep deprivation will affect everything from heart health to behavior. Statistics have indicated that more than 70 million people in the US are sleep deprived and suffer some form of chronic sleep disorder.

Sleep loss has been shown to increase the risk for obesity, blood pressure, diabetes, depression and heart problems. The quality of sleep will usually decrease as we age due to factors such stress, lifestyle factors and even existing medical conditions.

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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.