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Is it possible to breath in your nose while breathing out od your mouth?

Is it possible to breath in your nose while breathing out od your mouth?

No: Not resulting in meaningful respiration. "circular" breathing is a techniques used by wind players, but no gas exchange occurs. ...Read more

Mouth (Definition)

Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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Is it normal to have trouble breathing out of both nostrils 3 weeks after ESS? Nose is sensitive to touch, head pressure, dry nose, low sense of smell

Is it normal to have trouble breathing out of both nostrils 3 weeks after ESS? Nose is sensitive to touch, head pressure, dry nose, low sense of smell

Breathing: swelling in nose takes 6-12 weeks to subside.Airway will most likely get better in 6-12 weeks. Sensitivity is normal. If very tender, may indicate infection .Abx may be indicated. head pressure is probably normal. Decreased sense of smell common, should improve with time. Should be doing nasal irrigation with saline twice a day ...Read more

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I want to know what is the difference between breathing through your nose or mouth?

I want to know what is the difference between breathing through your nose or mouth?

Nose is better: The main difference is that your nose is designed to warm and moisten the air before it gets to your lungs while the mouth is not. If you breathe mostly through your mouth, you will have increased loss of water from your body. Also, it is less attractive, socially. ...Read more

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I recently had a case of hyperventilation and I researched that mouth breathers ( like me) are prone to it. How can I convert to nose breathing?

I recently had a case of hyperventilation and I researched that mouth breathers ( like me) are prone to it. How can I convert to nose breathing?

Possibilities includ: e meditation training, and behavioral modification seminars. Also a lot of martial arts assist with breathing techniques and may be of assistance. Physical and/or Occupational trainers may also be helpful. ...Read more

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What can I do to stop mouth breathing and breathe through my nose instead?

What can I do to stop mouth breathing and breathe through my nose instead?

Correct nasal obstru: First you need to find out why you breath to your mouth.Usually mean some kind of nasal obstruction due to many causes, aomong then allergy, nasal polyps, deviated septum.When you correct the nasal obstruction you will breath normally throught your nose. ...Read more

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My son mouth breaths so we've been working on daytime nose breathing. His mild osa has improved since, should we keep doing this?

My son mouth breaths so we've been working on daytime nose breathing. His mild osa has improved since, should we keep doing this?

Behavioral methods : Used by speech/language & occupational therapists help kids with low oral motor tone & persistent drooling ( > 18 mos. Developmental age) learn to maintain a closed-mouth posture, even with intellectual disability from genetic or other medical causes. Malformations of oral structures, chin & nose & chronic vasomotor or allergic rhinitis hamper progress.A pediatric dentist & ENT can assess. ...Read more

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Why can't i breath well in steamy enviroment? Breathing through my mouth cause me to choke and cough, and breathing from my nose is normal.

Why can't i breath well in steamy enviroment? Breathing through my mouth cause me to choke and cough, and breathing from my nose is normal.

Blood vessels swell: A hot room will often cause the blood vessels that line your nasal passages to dilate. This obstructs the flow of air. ...Read more

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Why would I feel like I am breathing in cold air through my mouth and nose? It almost feels like I am in the cold all the time.

Why would I feel like I am breathing in cold air through my mouth and nose? It almost feels like I am in the cold all the time.

Virus: Do you have a fever or any other symptoms?
Most likely you have a virus or allergy.

Drink plenty of fluids, drink bone broth/chicken soup, get plenty of rest. Consult with us if you do not get better with this or if you have a fever. ...Read more

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I've had a white discoloration around my mouth my whole life. Might be due to breathing through mouth since nose often stuffy? How do I get rid of it!

I've had a white discoloration around my mouth my whole life. Might be due to breathing through mouth since nose often stuffy? How do I get rid of it!

Stuffy nose: Could be due to allergies or anatomy. Get checked out. If allergy, medical treatment may help. Nasal anatomy can be corrected with surgery. See an ent. ...Read more

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I am mouth breathing and not able to breathe through my nose. It's not stuffy or anything. I get out of breath. What can cause this?

Mouth breather: hello~ well, your nose is blocked. This is caused by various issues in the nose that causes it to be blocked and usually due to allergy. You should stop using nasal decongestants if you do and see an ENT doc. thanks ...Read more

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My 10 yo daughter drools when she sleeps. She says that she sleeps with her mouth open but doesn't have problems breathing thru nose upright.

My 10 yo daughter drools when she sleeps. She says that she sleeps with her mouth open but doesn't have problems breathing thru nose upright.

Snoring: you need to observe if while your child is sleeping does she have loud breathing or snoring, if she does she needs to be seen by ENT if not and she just sleeps with her mouth open not to worry ...Read more

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Hi why when checking my blood pressure breathing from nose its.normal but breathing from mouth its much higher. oxygen 98 overweight 50 pounds?

Hi why when checking my blood pressure breathing from nose its.normal but  breathing from mouth its much higher. oxygen 98 overweight 50 pounds?

Discrepancy: Breathing from the mouth shouldn't elevate the blood pressure unless you're straining while taking it. Nose breathing is more natural,also. You should regard your baseline BP as the one taken while you are relaxed in a sitting position with your arm in a neutral position roughly at the level of your heart. The BP should be just about equal in both arms. You can lower your baseline BP by losing wt. ...Read more

Breathing (Definition)

Breathing is the way we take in oxygen and expel carbon dioxide (co2) through out lungs. When our lungs expand we take fresh air in that contains oxygen and then when our lungs ...Read more


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