Breathe Better, Sleep Better, Live Better Podcast

In this episode of Ask Dr. Park, Dr. Park gives a 30-minute presentation on the State of the Art on obstructive sleep apnea, after which he takes live questions. Questions answered include:

  • Do you see the Homeobloc as an effective treatment for OSA/UARS?
  • What are the clinical guidelines for pediatric sleep disorders?
  • Is it normal to get congested when lying down at night?
  • What about MSE promoted by Dr. Moon?
  • Relationship between tinnitus and obstructive sleep apnea
  • What do you think of Xylitol for nasal congestion and obstructive sleep apnea?
  • What do you think about the 4% desaturation rule for diagnosing sleep apnea, which doesn't help women?
  • My nose is stuffy and I have trouble using CPAP. I tighten the mask and it doesn't help. What can I do?
  • Can most pediatric ENTs perform DISE?
  • What's the sleep study criteria for UARS?
  • Do older toddlers who have OSA rock back and forth even banging their heads on the crib?
  • What's more important, AHI, heart rate variability or sympathetic stress?
  • I underwent septoplasty, turbinoplasty, tonsillectomy and UPPP. My nose is still stuffy. What do I do?
  • My toddler sleeps with his but in the air. He had oral tie release x 2.  What do you recommend?
  • Are there many doctors that address epiglottis problems in adults?
  • Link between Ehlers-Danlose Syndrome to sleep apnea and epiglottis problems. 

To watch the video, click here.

Direct download: ADP_OSA_Podcast.m4a
Category:Ask Dr. Park -- posted at: 4:18pm EST

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