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Is there a an easy cure for snoring?

Is there a an easy cure for snoring?

Maybe: One can decrease snoring by: avoiding alcohol at bedtime, avoid sleeping on your back, and losing weight. If these don't work there are a number of office procedures that can help. An ENT md can be very useful in this regard. ...Read more

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How to cure snoring?

How to cure snoring?

R/O OSA: IT MAY BE : OSA can be suggested by history and physical. Excess snoring/daytime sleepiness/apneic episodes/ aM headaches. And the Exam obesity/small oral airway/collar size>18. The definitive test is a PSG with split night/CPAP titration. I would request copy of sleep study and get a second opinion if you are not satisfied with the options. You are young CPAP vs ENT FOR UPP EVAL. ...Read more

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How to cure my snoring ?

How to cure my snoring ?

Depends on the cause: Snoring is a significant problem for many people, & often goes undiagnosed or gets passed off as an irritation. A great place to start is an examination by an ear, nose, & throat doctor and a sleep study. Sleep apnea, a serious and potentially life threatening condition, should be ruled out or diagnosed through a sleep a study. Based on findings, options will be presented. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes snoring and how can it be cured?

What causes snoring and how can it be cured?

Vibrations in throat: It is usually caused by vibrations in the throat area. Possible cures include sleeping on your side, loosing weight, surgery, and an oral appliance. If the self help options don't work i would see a physician to rule out a life threatening condition called sleep apnea. If you don't have sleep apnea, then i would consider the other options. ...Read more

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Will septoplasty cure my snoring?

Will septoplasty cure my snoring?

Not always: If your snoring is due to a restricted NASAL airway, then septoplasty may be beneficial. In many other instances this is due to condtiins with the soft palate, tongue, jaw or or pharynx which are not addressed at the time of septoplasty. A sleep study may be necessary in addition to a history and thorough physical examination. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to cure loud snoring?

Can you tell me how to cure loud snoring?

Well: Of course, sleep apnea should generally be ruled out with snoring. But if you don't have osa, then there are some over-the-counter options. If these don't work, there are surgeries to help. Check this out: promising non-invasive snore therapy! http://wp.Me/p3oeih-8l. ...Read more

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How could one cure snoring without surgery?

How could one cure snoring without surgery?

See below: Depends on what is causing the snoring. If there is sleep apnea, a dental device or positive airway pressure therapy may treat it. Maintaining an ideal weight, eradicating nasal congestion/obstruction, improving sleep hygiene, and avoiding alcohol at night may help as well (again depends on the cause). Please see a sleep doctor for evaluation and possible treatment. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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I'm wondering how to cure loud snoring problem?

Sleep study first: Snoring, the noise that emanates from the soft tissues of the oropharyngeal walls during inspiration, can become a component of sleep apnea. This usually does not occur until the age of 35 to 40 and may be connected with weight gain. Get the sleep study first to cure the cause and not a symptom. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how could one cure snoring without surgery?

Can you tell me how could one cure snoring without surgery?

Sleep apnea: Several possibilities: some people only snore if they sleep on their back, so try avoiding that. Losing weight. See an ear nose ; throat specialist to evaluate your tonsils, adenoids and sinus wear a custom made dental device that holds your jaw forward while you sleep thereby increasing the airway. ...Read more

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What's recommended as a cure for or solve the snoring problem during night time?

What's recommended as a cure for or solve the snoring problem during night time?

Snoring: Several possibilities: some people only snore if they sleep on their back, so try avoiding that. Losing weight. See an ear nose & throat specialist to evaluate your tonsils, adenoids and sinus wear a custom made dental device that holds your jaw forward while you sleep thereby increasing the airway. ...Read more

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Are there any solutions/cure for "very loud" snoring?

Are there any solutions/cure for "very loud" snoring?

Snoring: Several possibilities: some people only snore if they sleep on their back, so try avoiding that. Losing weight. See an ear nose ; throat specialist to evaluate your tonsils, adenoids and sinus wear a custom made dental device that holds your jaw forward while you sleep thereby increasing the airway. ...Read more

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I have started snoring in my sleep which causes a lot of disturbance to my family. How can I cure it?

I have started snoring in my sleep which causes a lot of disturbance to my family. How can I cure it?

Snoring remedies: If you are overweight, losing weight not only reduces pressure on the airways, the tongue shrinks in size, further opening the airway. Don't sleep on your back ( sew a pocket in a t-shirt and put a tennis ball in it ). See an ENT to make sure that there isn't a problem with deviated septum, tonsils or adenoids. Use breathe rite strips. See a dentist to have a custom sleep device made. ...Read more

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Can removing your tonsils cure snoring?

Can removing your tonsils cure snoring?

R/O OSA: IT MAY: OSA can be suggested by history and physical. Excess snoring/daytime sleepiness/apneic episodes/ aM headaches. And the Exam obesity/small oral airway/collar size>18. The definitive test is a PSG with split night/CPAP titration. I would request copy of sleep study and get a second opinion if you are not satisfied with the options. You are young CPAP vs ENT FOR UPP EVAL. ...Read more

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Can't sleep well during night time. Is there anybody call tell me how to solve and cure this snoring problem?

Can't sleep well during night time. Is there anybody call tell me how to solve and cure this snoring problem?

If it's Just snoring: See your dentist for an oral appliance that advances the position of your lower jaw or the aveo tsd (moves tongue forward) to open the air passage to reduce or eliminate snoring. If overweight, then weight reduction may be beneficial for snoring reduction as well as overall health improvement. But consider a sleep study to rule out sleep apnea (a serious condition). ...Read more

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Hi doctors In need of a drug to cure acute snoring,i am 25 and weigh 70.also is it normal to have pain during ovulation?

No pills: There is no drug to cure snoring, it is because of anatomy and blocking air flow when you relax and sleep. devices can help, oral appliances, CPAP and others,if the noise is signalling significant breathing problems with sleep. some surgeries exist, including a tonsillectomy when tonsils are very large. sometimes things as easy as different pillows, positioning, ...Read more

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Can rhinoplasty correct chronic snoring? My husband is considering rhinoplasty for cosmetic reasons, but is it possible that it will cure his chronic snoring as well? .

Maybe: If his snoring is due to a deviated nasal septum, a septorhinoplasty could potentially cure it. But there are other causes of snoring. A good ENT doctor can diagnose the cause. ...Read more

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Am a snorer. Does it mean I have sleep apnea . Can snoring be cured?

Am a snorer. Does it mean I have sleep apnea . Can snoring be cured?

Maybe not : Most snorers do not have sleep apnea - they just make noise . Restless snorers who make noise, wake up feeling tired, toss and turn in their sleep, and who have pauses of breathing during snoring have sleep apnea or the more common upper airway resistance syndrome. Have someone watch you sleep. Do y ou have a stuffy nose? Have you gained weight? Go see your doctor or an ENT to find out what's next. ...Read more

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Can a septoplasty cure snoring? I'm weighing the pros and cons of getting a septoplasty. My doctor wants me to get one, but i don't usually have that much trouble breathing. But I do snore quite loudly. If septoplasty could help, that would be a huge pro

Snoring and septum: Which doctor, your pcp or ent, is recommending? In most studies septoplasty does nothing to cure snoring. Septoplasty "staightens" the wall between the two nasal passages to make airflow more smooth, but turbulent airflow it corrects is a minor source of snoring. It does nothing to stop the rumbling of the soft tissues of the palate and tongue--the most significant sources of snoring. ...Read more

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What causes snoring?

Constriciton in flow: The audible soundof snoring is caused by a constrition of airflow, typically by tissues of the throat, uvulae, tongue, or somewhere in the airway. As we relax the muscles during sleep, the airway gets blocked, and the tissues flutter. Sometimes the airway gets completely blocked. This is called sleep apnea and can be quite serious. Talk to your md to determine if a sleep study is appropriate. ...Read more

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