(Ep. 20) The Importance of the Airway with Dr. Dean Raio

On this episode of The Beats with Kelly Kennedy, Dr. Dean Raio joins me to talk about the importance of airways. We delve into why it is important to have open airways, what prevents you from getting enough oxygen when you sleep, and the downside to CPAP machines long term. Dr. Raio will even share a proven way to breathe that will prevent the coronavirus.

 

About the Guest

Dr. Dean Raio, DDS is a dentistry practitioner in Medford, New York. He specializes in the airway. He is one of 15 world leaders and a trainer in The Vivos® System, an airway appliance that allows people to open up their airways.

 

Website: https://www.raiodental.com

Vivos Website: https://www.vivoslife.com/

 

About NOTMEDS

NOTMEDS is a group of Naturally Oriented Therapists, Medically Enlightened Doctors and Specialists with a shared understanding that the heart is the center of all healing and that innate intelligence is the only thing that heals the body. Our website’s mission is to connect clients with the right holistic/alternative practitioner for them, anywhere in the world. It was created to educate people about HOW THE BODY REALLY WORKS.

 

Visit our website: www.notmeds.com

Follow us on Instagram: www.instagram.com/notmedsglobal

 

Episode Timeline:

[00:00] Intro

[02:43] Dr. Raio’s background

[05:35] Benefits of nasal breathing

[07:16] What happens when the brain does not get enough oxygen

[08:42] How the airways function

[10:40] How our facial development is linked to feeding as a baby

[17:14] Craniofacial Development

[20:18] The kind of sleep we need for rejuvenation and why proper sleep is vital

[28:20] Function creates anatomy

[29:44] Why CPAP machines are only helpful short term

[31:50] Relationship between the fascia and the tongue

[35:10] Ailments caused by restricted airways

[39:30] How to help your newborn achieve their genetic potential