11 Myths about Snoring and Sleep Apnea

A lack of information is one of the biggest barriers keeping people from sleep apnea diagnosis and treatment. When people don’t have good information, they go online for research and may encounter some common myths about sleep apnea that make them either not get diagnosed, not seek treatment, or not find [...]

Two Common Causes of Chronic Daily Headaches

If you have headaches nearly every day, it’s likely you have chronic daily headaches. Chronic daily headaches are defined as headaches that occur on fifteen or more days a month, and last for at least three months before they meet the clinical definition. While some people have primary chronic daily headaches--those [...]

Recognizing Wisconsin’s Pioneering Sleep Apnea Study

Sleep apnea is a worldwide problem, affecting people of all ages, races, and sexes, but much of what we know about this condition was discovered right here in Wisconsin. Less than an hour's drive from Fort Atkinson, the University of Wisconsin-Madison started recruiting people for the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort Study more than three [...]

How Untreated Sleep Apnea Affects Your Mental Health

Sleep apnea is a serious sleep disorder that millions of Americans suffer from. What’s even worse is that 80% are undiagnosed and even more people aren’t receiving treatment. Putting off sleep apnea treatment can threaten your quality of life, put you at risk for severe health issues such as heart [...]

When Should I Be Concerned About Headaches?

Nothing can impact your quality of life quite like a debilitating headache and migraine. It can prevent you from focusing on work or engaging in social events. June is National Migraine Awareness month and we want to help more people find relief from headaches and migraine pain. If you experience regular headaches [...]