The ADHD Misdiagnosis: How Mouth Breathing is Often Mistaken for a Behavioural Disorder

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is the most prevalent psychiatric disorder in children in Canada, according to the Centre for ADHD Awareness, Canada. Conservative estimates suggest that 5 percent of children are affected, and the number of diagnoses has risen dramatically over the decades along with the number of children being medicated. Are all of […]

Sleep Apnea Prevention: What Can You Do?

Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that interrupts sleep and can lead to a wide variety of major health problems, including heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and even shortened life expectancy. Symptoms that are less serious, but still have a large impact on quality of life, including excessive sleepiness, cognitive impairments, moodiness, and decreased libido. Sleep […]