During the cessations of breathing the body will increase its efforts to take in air.
Abdominal contractions are exaggerated and increase until breathing resumes.
The contractions squeeze the stomach and force acid up the esophagus.
The efforts to breathe also increase a negative pressure in the esophagus which also pull up acid.
Become a Sleep Medicine Dentist and help your patients that have these Sleep Apnea connected comorbidities and symptoms-
Diabetes, High Blood Pressure GERD, headaches, nocturnal bruxism.
Explanations like this are presented in the upcoming Sleep Apnea seminars:
Oklahoma City Dr.Damian Blum
Atlanta Dr. Marty Lipsey
Hollywood, FL Dr. Dan Tache’
Boston Dr Barry Freydberg
Indianapolis Dr. George Jones
Orlando Dr Anjoo Ely
Miami Dr Barry Freydberg
Houston Dr.Damian Blum
Scottsdale Dr. Marty Lipsey
You can view the dates and course outlines and register here: