Dr. Krakow’s Sleep Blog

OSA Facts & Pearls

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a serious medical disorder because of its direct impact on the brain and on the cardiovascular system. The direct damage caused by OSA stems from two highly disruptive factors seen in varying degrees in all patients suffering...

Nasal Dilator Strips Update 2019: Part II

With such an array of opportunities to use NDS therapy and other conservative treatment approaches, one of the most important research areas for study would address how non-sleep, medical professionals recommend these steps to their patients. Regardless of how things...

Nasal Dilator Strip Update 2019: Part I

In 2015, we last discussed nasal strips (NDS) in depth to point out their wide applicability. With increasing experience, I would like to update a few aspects of this conservative yet effective treatment strategy, because I see certain trends indicating a larger...