The importance of breathing properly is one of the most underestimated and misunderstood areas in health today. Dr Jennifer Hobson will take you on a personal health journey, and show you the number of areas and ill effects of improper breathing.
Concussions & Nose Breathing
Learn how soldiers and others are conquering post-concussion syndrome with a cranial expansion technique called Nasal Release Technique (NRT). Dr Jenny teams up with Dr. Martha Cortes to interview the former chief physical therapist at Philadelphia Naval Hospital to hear about this revolutionary technique and her findings.
The Beauty of Breathing
Experts discuss the linkage to dental health and breathing disorders and TMD and the mind.
Exploring Dry Needling Treatment for Breathing Dysfunction and Head and Neck Pain
Find out how dry needling is being used as treatment for breathing dysfunction and for head and neck pain. Dr. Jenny interviews the world renowned physical therapist and top instructor of dry needling.
The Importance of Nasal Breathing and Rhinomanometry
Many of us have a bend in our nose called a deviated septum which narrows our nasal passages and can cause us to breathe through our mouths and the beginning of having a compromised airway. The science of rhinomanometry addresses this problem. Learn about the history of rhinomanometry, what normal airway levels look like and where to find this testing. Dr. Karen Parker Davidson, RN, an expert in rhinomanometry, will review the key output parameters and what the data means.
Postural Restoration Institute (PRI) Philosophy and Treatment
Dr. Jenny interviews another family physical therapist who she has been working with. Learn how this very different approach helps posture and breathing. Dan Houglum, PT is a physical therapist who has been treating for over 25 years.
Transforming TMJ And Sleep Apnea Patients
Listen in while Dr. Jenny interviews airway centric dentist, Dr. Martha Cortes. She explains how her career has progressed toward a specialty on transforming TMJ and sleep apnea patients. She transforms the airway size through appliance therapies and adult expansion of the palate. Dr. Cortes is a pioneer and educator on these therapies and has a wealth of knowledge and experience to share how one with facial pain, headaches, snoring, sleep apnea and more can be reversed with the appropriate dental oral appliance therapy.