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Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis
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Snoring (Definition)

Snoring is an abnormal, loud, hoarse, or harsh breathing sound ...Read more


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I don't have sleep apnea, am not overweight, sleep on side, don't drink, but still snore when breathing through my mouth. What aids should I try? Mouthpiece keeping jaw forward? Strap to close mouth?

I don't have sleep apnea, am not overweight, sleep on side, don't drink, but still snore when breathing through my mouth. What aids should I try? Mouthpiece keeping jaw forward? Strap to close mouth?

Sleep study?: Did you officially have a sleep study? Seems you have tried a lot of remedies to try and help, but need to know for sure. CPAP is the "gold standard" of care, but dental mouthpieces for snoring and mild sleep apnea are very effective. ...Read more

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Which OTC anti-snoring products really work?

Which OTC anti-snoring products really work?

Oral appliance: The only otc product likely to work are jaw advancement oral mouthpieces. These act like prescription devices to create more air space in the back of the throat. They are not very adjustable however and can cause dental and TMJ problems. ...Read more

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What are some good anti-snoring home remedies or solutions?

What are some good anti-snoring home remedies or solutions?

Sleep apnea: Weight loss, avoiding sleeping on your back ( sew a pocket onto the back of a t-shirt and put a tennis ball in it to prevent sleeping on your back), avoiding alcohol before bed, breath rite strips, decongestants. ...Read more

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How can you stop bad snoring?

How can you stop bad snoring?

Snoring remedies: There are several options depending on each person's situation. Sleeping position - avoid sleeping on one's back see an ENT to be sure that there aren't any nasal obstructions such as deviated septum use breath rite strips to open the nasal passage use medications to control allergies. Wear a dental device that is custom made to hold the lower jaw forward of the normal position. ...Read more

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What can I do to stop snoring?

Apnea?: If your overweight, losing weight can make a huge difference in your snoring and /or apnea. May need sleep study and CPAP to be able to rest in order to be able to lose weight ...Read more

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How do I stop a snoring husband?

How do I stop a snoring husband?

4 main reasons: There are 4 predisposing factors for snoring: 1) being human 2) being male 3) overweight 4) nasal congestion apparently, there is nothing to be done about 1 and 2, so you need to concentrate on 3 and 4. You also need to consider the possibility that you are not dealing with simple snoring but snoring as a symptom of sleep apnea. Overall, snoring is not a laughing matter. I would take it seriously. ...Read more

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What can be done to stop snoring?

What can be done to stop snoring?

Have sleep study: If you have obstructive apnea, you may have your dentist make you oral sleep apnea. Ask for somnodent appliance since they are the best in my opinion. ...Read more

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How can I stop my snoring problem?

Some options.: Weight loss, avoid alcohol or narcotic medications at bed time, sleeping sideways. However, snoring can be associated with sleep apnea. Consult your md for a possible sleep study. ...Read more

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Can snoring is normal in children?

Can snoring is normal in children?

Snoring : Snoring is generally not considered normal. It depends on the degree that the child is snoring to some extent. However, studies have shown that snoring may be more significant then previously suspected. This may indicate there are issues obstructive sleep apnea. This can cause behavioral problems, hyperactivity.Poor school performance, and other issues. You should talk to pediatrician. ...Read more

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