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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 -0400Sleep apnea is a disorder whereby you experience a pause in your breathing during sleep. When breathing resumes, you will normally make a choking or grunting noise. A person with sleep apnea cannot know that they have the condition and it is also difficult to diagnose it. Family members and partners are the ones who will usually observe that there is a problem due to the noises made by the sufferer during sleep.
Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Snoring is not something to be taken lightly, if you have tried everything else and failed, you should see your doctor just to be sure there are not other hidden medical issues. With early diagnosis, you may discover that you are suffering from obstructive apnea, which has long-term effects. If that is not the case, they can still suggest other essential options for treating your snoring problem.
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Many people across the United States suffer from chronic to acute apnea. The two primary types of sleep apnea include obstructive and central sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a serious sleep disorder where breathing stops and starts repeatedly. If you snore loudly and feel fatigue even after a full nights' sleep, the chances are that you could be suffering from sleep apnea.
Wed, 01 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400A lot of research has been carried out on sleep apnea and many useful insights have been derived from it. By taking note of such information, you would have a better idea of what you should do about your condition. It's well known that sleep apnea is the most prevalent sleep disorder. This ailment makes up as much as 80 percent of all sleep disorder cases.
Wed, 01 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400A BIPAP machine is a medical device used to treat sleep apnea, a condition that causes a person to stop breathing for a few seconds during sleep. It's mainly used by patients with advanced levels of sleep apnea problems. It acts more like a ventilator as it doesn't necessarily help in breathing. It just keeps the lungs active by helping in artificial breathing.
Sun, 22 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400The masks also come in various designs. There are those that cover both the mouth and nose and have straps stretching across the forehead and cheeks. Machines with these masks work perfectly as they provide firm fit for patients who move around a lot while sleeping. However, they may make some patients feel claustrophobic.
Tue, 17 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Sleep apnea is a common sleep condition in which you experience one or more breathing pauses as you sleep. The repeated blockage of your breathing airway causes very little air to reach your lungs. People with sleep apnea often snore or make choking sounds in their sleep. The brain and body also become deprived of oxygen leading to sluggishness and fatigue upon waking up.
Sat, 14 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Obstructive sleep apnea, as the name suggests, is caused by complete or partial obstruction of the airway during sleep. A person's throat muscles relax during sleep, which causes either fatty tissues or the tongue to fall into the airway, blocking the air flow. Because of the obstruction, oxygen to the brain is reduced, thus signaling the brain to wake up the body to signal it that it needs oxygen.
Thu, 12 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400If you're affected by sleep apnoea, you're probably already aware of CPAP (Continuous Positive Airway Pressure) machines. They offer an effective treatment therapy for relieving sleep apnoea. The only problem is that people have the mistaken impression that it's a complete romance-killer in the bedroom.
Mon, 18 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Snoring takes place when breathing is obstructed during sleep. In some cases, snoring can be harmless; but in other cases, it can be a sign of serious medical conditions. This occurs when excessive fat deposits, the uvula and a long soft palate contribute to airway narrowing. Muscles can also relax enough to cause narrowing of the airway, thus obstructing air flow.
Sat, 16 Apr 2016 00:00:00 -0400Treatment of this condition is very possible. Treatment options available to patients are very many; hence, they should take advantage of this. Your doctor may advise you to use machines like CPAP, VPAP or BiPAP to help you reduce the dangers of this condition. You may also be advised to undergo surgery to get rid of soft tissue like tonsils.
Sat, 23 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Snoring is a very bothering problem and it can affect men and women alike. It doesn't only interfere with the sleep patterns of the sufferer, but it also bothers his or hers partner or people who sleep in the same room. Snoring can have a multitude of causes and identifying them correctly is the first step in solving the problem. Many people are willing to try home remedies for snoring for not bothering their partners anymore and for sleeping better. Such remedies are a very good choice because snoring can lead to sleep deprivation and this can have terrible consequences.
Fri, 10 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400Snoring is one of those problems, wherein the receivers (people around) suffer more that the doer (snorer) itself. Keeping it still on a lighter note, it is often said that like corruption, snoring is a global phenomenon. Snoring is such a common issue that some people accept it as a way of life, but medical foundations all over the world have highlighted the issue of snoring as a medical condition which ideally should require attention from a professional doctor.
Fri, 10 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400Snoring is a health problem and more than that, it is also a major problem for relationship. There is no dearth of instances where best of the relationships have broken since one of the partners used to snore resulting in sleep disruption and high irritation for his or her counterpart. Snore stoppers arrived and are making good in the market against such backgrounds.
Wed, 08 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400Snoring, the word itself gives Goosebumps to some and absurdity to the rest. It is said that snoring is one issue which gets unnoticed until someone points out in a rather embarrassing way. The problem is annoying, hence some people just don't own up. Medically, snoring is the sound resulting from vibration of respiratory structures in a human being. Taking in general terms, snoring is a noise which gets emitted by some people during deep sleep.
Wed, 08 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400Snoring is a state where the respiratory structures vibrate and yield a sound. This sound is liberated due to the fact that the general air movement gets obstructed during the breathing process while sleeping. Generally, snoring results in a normal, soft to medium frequency sound but there are many cases wherein the sound can be loud, largely continuous and extremely unpleasant. The article piece helps you to understand the concept of snoring and to take steps to avoid it.
Tue, 17 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400When diagnosing the condition Sleep Apnea, it is easy to get it mixed up with snoring. Of course the condition can lead to serious health conditions, if it goes unnoticed. Sleep Apnea is caused by a variety of things, as in snoring although one is harmless, and the other Hazardous. There is treatment however in the form of a CPAP machine.
Sun, 15 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400How to quit snoring is really a very famous question to some really typical dilemma affecting practically everybody at some time in their life. Once you are sleeping the muscles grow to be relaxed. This is to stop you acting out your dreams. This consists of the soft tissues within the throat such as the tonsils, soft palate as well as the uvula. Snoring takes place when those tissues flop back down into the airways generating a moving sound as air pushes past them by way of the narrowed airways.
Sat, 14 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400When we live alone there are actually things that we feel more comfortable doing because they don't bother anybody, such as burping, passing gas as well as snoring. However snoring, unlike the other two, may signify a problem even for individuals who live alone, particularly when the snoring results from sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is actually a long-term medical problem that happens when an individual stops breathing or takes short breaths several times as they sleep.
Wed, 04 May 2011 00:00:00 -0400Snoring is a very common problem these days. A person who snores disturbs the sleep of others, but home remedies for snoring can stop a person to snore. It is just a common disorder, and some people snores softly while some other snores loudly. Moreover, this disorder occurs due to some flaws in the respiratory system. It is just a vibration of respiratory structures that causes sound due to obstruction in the air movement. The obstruction is responsible for the soft and loud sounds. The home remedies for snoring can treat this disorder in both cases of soft or loud sounds.
Thu, 02 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400Mouthpiece snoring is a beneficial remedy for person who sound like sawing wood while snoring. Issues of snoring can come from weight gain to wrong sort of mattress. A unique accoutrements which can reduce snoring can be a useful cure. If the right kind of appliance is chosen it is going to be cushty as well as it'll relieve you from snoring. Mouthpieces made of soft materials and special plastic are easy to wear. The key working principle of these mouthpieces is keeping your mouth aligned so that soft tissues can't drop into the airways. When these soft tissues hit the back of your throat or drop down the airways snoring is results.
Tue, 17 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400Are you a loud snorer that you are interrupting your partner's valuable sleep. Even worse is it's not only your spouse that is being affected, but you as well. It is vital to have a quality sleep as it could directly affect your day to day activities. Snoring should therefore not to be taken for granted nor left untreated.
Sat, 31 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400Have you finally reached the point of hopelessness? Can stop snoring extinguishers save you from snoring exile? Absolutely. There are as many snoring aids as there are causes of this sleeping disorder. Tired of being exiled to the sofa? Not getting enough sleep? Is it time to spend the night with someone you have feelings for but are ashamed by your snoring? The anxiety felt over these situations only compound the problem.
Wed, 07 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400There are lots of stop snore mouth guards available and their costs range from very pricey to quite inexpensive. How do you know which one to pick and how do you know if it will work for you? Follow the tips in this article and you will be able to choose the right mouth guard.
Wed, 07 Jul 2010 00:00:00 -0400If you snore, you are not alone. Depending on which study you read, as many as 44 percent of men and 28 percent of women snore. The prevalence of snoring increases with age, so the older you are, the more likely you are to snore. Studies show that 20 percent of normal children snore occasionally and up to 10 percent of children snore every night. Enough statistics. Lots of us do it, across all age ranges, but why do people snore?