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Ruben Cohen, D.D.S.

Entries by Ruben Cohen, D.D.S.

How To Know If Wisdom Teeth Really Need To Be Removed

(4) Comments | Posted September 29, 2011 | 7:34 AM

There is ongoing debate regarding the need to extract wisdom teeth. Numerous scientific publications have aimed to clarify when it is medically appropriate to extract wisdom teeth, while many non-surgeons and patients have argued that there are too many unnecessary extractions. A recent article in The New York Times again...

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Sleep Apnea and Snoring: What's the Difference?

(3) Comments | Posted May 16, 2011 | 6:00 AM

Sleep apnea is a disorder which is characterized by abnormal pauses in breathing (apneas) or abnormally low breathing (hypopneas) during sleep. These apneas can occur due to a lack of respiratory effort, due to a physical blockage to airflow, or a combination of both. Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) is the...

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