May 25, 2017
Beyond the Barriers: Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatments
A customizable approach that acts as a second nose, for treating sleep apnea.
Ever heard of sleep apnea? Well, it’s a disorder in which one’s breathing is briefly and repeatedly interrupted during rest. Consequences include high blood pressure, metabolic syndrome, diabetes, and risk factors for stroke and heart failure.
So what’s the solution? Cue the O2Vent, which is designed to redirect the flow of air. This device is less obtrusive, comfortable, portable, noise-less, and isn’t reliant on a power source. Stay tuned to learn more!
We are joined by Dr. Sivan Kinberg, Director of the Pediatric Intestinal Rehabilitation Center at Columbia University in New York, to learn about the importance of fatty acids and calories in parenteral nutrition.