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Do They Still Make That Sticky Tape You Put On Your Nose To Help Prevent Snoring
I had a snore on my nose for 15-16 years the va dr gave me things to put on it and it would go away but come bace again. I went to an on va dr and it is cancer. Should i be concerned about this my outside dr froze it?
I have been suffering from deviated nasal septum for over 20 years. I have had three surgeries but the problem is still there.Sleep apnea, snoring etc?
Nasal & sleep apnea: Deviated septums can cause breathing problems. The sleep apnea needs to be diagnosed by a sleep test. Sleep apnea is caused by obstructions or nerological problems. With a deviated septum a dentist trained in dental sleep medicine can make you an oral sleep appliance that should help end your snoring and control your sleep apnea. Look at the aadsm association to find a dntal sleep medicine dds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My kid is 4 months old and phlegm and mucus in his nose ! he is snoring at night some times i feel like he is chucking other thing cuz of this he face problem while drinking milk i want to take this out but have no idea to do so i need help please?
What can help nasal congestion? I cannot breathe through my nose and i snore at night. Help please!
Sir. I am pregnant with 23 weeks. My nose has grown in size making me look bad. Plus at night my breathing is not regular for blocked nose and my snoring has increased. Please help.
Blood flow: The blood flow to all mucous membranes increases in pregnancy and can increase snoring and make you feel like you are congested. This will improve after you have the baby. In the mean time the strips that you can put over your nose to help open the airway can help decrease your snoring as can the devices you put in your nose to keep it open at night. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Lft side face paralyzed 10 yrs. Lately snoring/breathing problems. Upper side of nose movement with breathing. What can I do to help keep nostril open?
Provent: Although a sleep study is necessary to confirm your breathing difficulties, a surgical procedure to support your nasal passage can be performed. But first try a provent device. It is ordered through your treating doctors and is a nasal insert with a one way valve which acts like a CPAP machine - increasing airway pressure to keep the airway open. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Primary snoring?: Assuming it's primary snoring, and not sleep apnea (sleep study needed to rule this out), things you can do are: 1) maintain a normal bmi 2) make sure you can breath through nose 3) don't drink alcohol 4) avoid sleeping on your back 5) limit sedating medications. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can anything be done to reduce or eliminate snoring? My husband doesn't have sleep apnea but his snoring prevents us from sharing a bed.
What actually cause us to snore. And how can i prevent it. Sometimes at night my mouth remains open and very dry up to the trought?
Snoring: 70% of the time, this is due to the soft palate vibrating against the back of the throat. Throat tissues can become lax over time with less elasticity, making snoring more common with age. There can be resistance to breathing through the nose or mouth due to a variety of anatomic causes which restrict airflow, causing vibration. Nasal strips, snore guards, and better pillows can help. See an ENT. ...Read more