Health & Wellness Magazine, launched in 2004, has one of the highest circulations of any free publication in Kentucky. Found in over 2,500 locations with a readership exceeding 75,000 a month, Health & Wellness was created to raise awareness of health-related issues. Professionals from the central Kentucky healthcare industry are featured in monthly articles
Dr. Thamer Musbah is an Assistant Professor at the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. His clinical interests include dental management of obstructive sleep apnea, non-surgical treatment of oral and facial pain, dry mouth and oral lesions. Dr. Musbah sees patients at the UK Dentistry Turfland Clinic on Harrodsburg Road. More information about UK Dentistry is available at www.ukhealthcare.uky.edu/dentistry.
The National Sleep Foundation estimates over 18 million adults in the United States, or about one in every 15 people, suffer from sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that interrupts breathing, resulting in disruptive sleep.