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Dr. Shirazi graduated from Howard University College of Dentistry, in Washington D.C. in 2000 and earned a Masters degree in Oriental Medicine from SAMRA University in 2006 and is also a board licensed Acupuncturist. He has completed over 2000 hours of continuing education in TMD and facial pain, craniomandibular orthopaedics, and sleep disordered breathing. He is the founder of the Bite, Breathe and Balance Podcast, dedicated to the multidisciplinary approach to treating craniofacial pain and sleep disorders in adults and children. Dr. Shirazi is the director of the TMJ and Sleep Therapy Centre of Conejo Valley and Los Angeles, that are limited to the treatment of TMD, craniofacial pain, Sleep breathing disorders, and craniomandibular orthopaedics. They live in the Santa Monica Mountains, where they are very close to nature.
What is TMJ?
Why is grinding teeth more common in sleep?
What predisposes someone to grinding teeth?
What is the approach to solving the snoring problem?
What are the foods that can be a root cause of grinding and snoring?
What is a holistic approach to address TMJ, grinding and snoring?
How can someone with TMJ and snoring improve sleep?
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About the Sleep Whisperer Podcast:
The Sleep Whisperer helps you end your confusion about sleep and provides the proper tools to positively impact your body and mind with better sleep. These tools will not only help you take charge of your sleep, they will help you take charge of your life.
Sleep is the missing piece in healthcare today. It has great potential to change the health journey. This show is about helping people understand sleep, the root causes of poor sleep and how poor sleep has different root causes for different people. The Sleep Whisperer also gives you a better understanding of nutrition and cooking for better sleep, explores sleep therapies and so much more.
Do you feel like you have so much to achieve in the world, but just don’t have the energy that is required to do so? Are you someone who struggles with severe digestive challenges that drains you of whatever energy you do have? Do you suffer from anxiety that keeps you awake at night? The Sleep Whisperer can help.
If you’re struggling with poor sleep or if you’re a healthcare practitioner wanting to support your clients and patients with deeper information about sleep, you’ll learn a system-based approach built with functional medicine and ancient wisdom.
With so much changing in today’s world, it’s all the more important that we prioritize sleep. This podcast is a bridging of the East and West in every way. It brings together the cutting edge science of functional medicine from the West and ancient wisdom of the East. We also bring guests from the East and the West, in an attempt to connect globally in unison, during these trying times.
This show will bring you information across genres, coming together with the importance of sleep. As an example, you might learn something as required for your corporate life as managing time zones from a highly successful corporate head. You may also learn about the proper foods to eat to soothe a woman’s hormones for better sleep.
The Sleep Whisperer will cover a variety of the struggles and solutions of poor sleep, such as:
You want to be more alert, focused, creative and initiative driven, but a sudden night of terrible sleep occurs just before a major presentation and destroys that focus.
You think you have tried every possible sleep gimmick out there but nothing works for you.
You have started to believe that poor sleep is a part of who you are and it will never ever change for the better.
You are constantly challenged by infections of every kind that spiral you into a loop of medication, digestive destruction and deep anxiety.
You want to be more happy in your life with your family, but the continuous lack of sleep is making you frequently weepy or angry.
You have an excessive appetite and eat a lot of the wrong kinds of food because your body is forever trying to compensate for the lack of energy from poor sleep.
You struggle with hormonal imbalance that makes you suffer from acne, mood swings and weight gain, because your body is just plain out of whack,
You are a mom who just snaps at your child all day long, but know deep within yourself that it’s just not right to do so,
You are struggling with symptoms of early menopause that is affecting your mood, libido and energy, yet physiologically you should not be in this phase for a few more years,
You feel constant fatigue but nothing seems to change that,
You want to live a great life and know that you have great potential, but you just cannot find a way for your body to support that,
Subscribe to The Sleep Whisperer today to begin your journey to a good night sleep!