Apr 25, 2017

Pioneer of Sleep Apnea Research and Treatment Interviewed

Video Runtime - 45 minutes, 40 seconds

Christian Guilleminault, MD, a Founding Father of Sleep Medicine, was interviewed by Dr. Mike Milligan. He discusses the research that Obstructive Sleep Apnea is a disorder that began in childhood, how we can PREVENT the disorder from happening, and how to TREAT it at its earliest stages. This video is extremely important for anyone who has obstructive sleep apnea, who knows someone who may have obstructive sleep apnea, or who wants to prevent it in those they care about.


There is so much important information in this 45 minute video that Dr. Mike Milligan made an outline of notes to help you follow the interview. It may be helpful to download and print these notes to read, or use split s creen as you watch the interview.

Additional Information:

  1. https://med.stanford.edu/profiles/christian-guilleminault – Bio on Stanford University web site

  2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christian_Guilleminault – Bio on Wikipedia

  3. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=guilleminault+C+%5BAuthor%5D – 687 Research papers on Pub Med authored or co-authored by Dr Christian Guilleminault

  4. http://www.aasmnet.org – American Academy of Sleep Medicine

  5. http://aadsm.org – American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine

  6. https://aomtinfo.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Camacho-et-al-Myofunctional-Therapy-Meta-analysis-to-Treat-OSA-Camacho-Sleep.pdf – Myofunctional Therapy decreases apnea-hypopnea index by approximately 50% in adults and 62% in children

  7. https://aomtinfo.org/sleep – Academy of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy

  8. http://www.iaom.com – International Association of Orofacial Myology

  9. http://ButeykoClinic.com – Buteyko Breathing Re-education

  10. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ankyloglossia – Tongue Tie

  11. http://tonguetie.net – Tongue Tie