Loud, persistent snoring is a common side effect of sleep apnea, a potentially serious sleep disorder which causes breathing difficulties. Patients with sleep apnea are often prescribed Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP). If considering this treatment, you might wonder: Will CPAP stop snoring once and for all? The reality is, many patients find the CPAP device to be uncomfortable to wear … [Read more...] about Will CPAP Stop Snoring?: Finding the Right Solution for You
While snoring is often the butt of the joke, it’s not always a laughing matter. Snoring can be one of the first warning signs of sleep apnea, a dangerous condition with life-threatening consequences. When is snoring dangerous? In this article, we discuss common causes of snoring and signs you may be suffering from sleep apnea. Snoring is one of many issues we treat here at ENTFPSS. Our … [Read more...] about When Is Snoring Dangerous?
So you snore loudly when you sleep. Big deal, right? Sometimes you wake up tired even after a full night's sleep. How serious could that be? Well, if you suffer from sleep apnea, it could be more serious than you think. Sleep apnea occurs when someone's breathing stops and starts repeatedly throughout their sleep. Additionally, sleep apnea hardly ever remains only a little while. Typically it's … [Read more...] about How Serious is Sleep Apnea?