Wellness Wednesday: A pacemaker for sleep apnea?

New technologies are helping people breathe better as they sleep

Implanted devices that help people breathe can be helpful, if expensive, for treating sleep apnea. However, for many, PAP therapy fails and oral appliance therapy isn’t indicated. This new technology might be the ticket for many with challenges treating their sleep breathing disorders.

From NBC NEWS:  New Hope With New Device For People With Sleep Apnea

Learn more about the “pacemaker for sleep apnea,” technically called hypoglossal neurostimulation, as a treatment for sleep apnea.


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