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Am I Not Getting Restful Sleep When I Snore
Likely Not: Loud snoring, bothersome in itself, can be a sign of obstructive sleep apnea (osa). Osa has been shown to have significant affects on quality of life as well as even a significant increase on mortality. A sleep study will determine if a patient has osa. Loud snoring without osa can be detrimental as well as it can cause a loss of intimacy with bed partners. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Earplugs: The cheapest and easiest form of snoring 'treatment'. Suggest your roommate not sleep on her back and try breatherite strips. Finally, strongly recommend a visit to a board-certified sleep medicine or ENT specialist to evaluate the snoring -- it could save her life if she suffers from obstructive sleep apnea! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I can lay on my right side to sleep but when i lay on my left side i start to cough and get choke what is happening yes i snore?
When I sleep on my back I often get up with snoring but when I sleep on my sides I have a comfortable sleep ?
Often snored so loudly while sleeping. Get tired too much even when wake up. I'd like to fix snoring for my family, what should I do?
I get like 14 hours of sleep but never feel awake trougout the day I don't take medicine to help me sleep and I don't snore what is wrong?
Tired All Day: There are many reasons to feel tired during the day besides having sleep apnea. Go see your doctor. He or she will check common blood tests to exclude anemia, electrolyte abnormalities, thyroid disease, and maybe a few others. Most sleep disorders are associated with chronic fatigue. Depression can create chronic fatigue. Go see your doctor to figure our why. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dental appliance: Get your partner a dental appliance. Snoring is basically a sound that results from the trembling of respiratory structures due to obstructed air movement during inhalation and exhalation. Your dentist is able to make dental appliances that can maneuver the lower jaw and align the the jaw as needed to prevent snoring at nights. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Should I buy some of those online gimmicks for stopping the snoring so I can finally get some sleep?
Depends: Depends on the severity. If you are just a primary snorer, some of those things can work. For instance, they make sleep shirts that have tennis balls on the back to you have to sleep on your side. Also try eliminating any alcohol or sedatives prior to bedtime. Losing weight can help too. But if you are a robust snorer, you might have sleep apnea. This is more serious. See your md for a sleep study. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Very tired all the time. Get plenty of sleep. Thyroid blood work done. 26yo. Don't exercise. 116 lbs. is sleep study necessary?dont snore.
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