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Listen to Dr. Massey

Hear our own Dr. C.C. Massey as a guest on the You're The Cure podcast with Dr. Ben Edwards. Listen to Dr. Massey discuss the role of breathing and food in bone structure, how the mother’s health during pregnancy plays an important role in a childs development, and other important topics related to breathing.

Here are timestamps marking specific topics discussed:

  • 32:03 – Dr. Massey shares his background and what made him become so interested in breath/airway.
  • 36:14 – Dr. Massey shares the role breathing and food play on the structures of a child’s face. He goes in to exactly how an orthodontist can help make sure growth happens properly and how early parents can notice these issues.
  • 41:49 – Dr. Ben asks Dr. Massey to speak to bone structure in relation to muscle usage. He also gives some examples of exercises parents can use to improve these mechanisms.
  • 44:27 – Dr. Ben and Dr. Massey go in to how the mother’s health during pregnancy plays an important role in these developmental issues in children. Dr. Ben also explains how breathing correctly is actually designed to be a built-in mask.
  • 48:30 – Dr. Massey speaks deeper into a few things Dr. Ben brought up in his built-in mask talk.
  • 51:48 – Dr. Massey shares a story of a patient he recently saw.
  • 55:00 – Dr. Massey speaks to kids bedwetting and/or waking in the middle of the night and reiterates other things to watch for. He also gives some time frames for seeing correction in some of the issues they have discussed throughout the show.

Featured Airway Blog Post

Your Airway and Your Life – How an Orthodontist Can Help

In this post, we'll discuss how St. Clair and Massey can help with the development of proper breathing for a healthier life. Through orthodontic treatment, promoting healthy development in the face and jaw, orthodontists can help prevent and treat issues with breathing and airway concerns!

(If you've heard enough and you're ready to chat with one of our orthodontists, send us a message here)

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