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My Husband Complains That I Snore A Lot When I Sleep Is This Due To Allergies
Maybe a little: Snoring is due to airway obstruction. Any blockage between the nostrils/lips and the windpipe (trachea) can cause snoring. The most common area of obstruction include the nose, palate, uvula, tonsils and tongue. In as much as snoring has some nasal causes, if your allergies make it harder for you to breath through your nose then they can be related. An ENT doctor will be able to check your airway. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Essentially allergies occur when your immune system goes crazy and decides to has to fight against things it should be ignoring. The immune system of people without allergies simply ignores the pollen in the air or the dander on their cat while an allergic person's immune system creates cells to fight against the pollen or dander. The allergic reaction causes the ...Read more
Does my snoring come from my stuffy nose from allergies , my deviated septum , or could I have sleep apnea? I snore a lot since sev. mos. How to know?
Baby 9 months snores reflux wheezy allergys noticed he seems to hold breath in sleep and gasps in sleep occasionally ? What could cause this
Sleep apnea: Sounds like your baby has sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea in kids is almost always caused by enlarged tonsils/adenoids. It is dangerous because it can seriously restrict their growth and development. Get ur baby to the pediatrician for eval and ENT referral. Good luck! ...Read more
I have rhinitis.No environmental allergies No deviated septum. No sleep apnea.normal weight.Want to stop snoring Allegra helps. Need long term soln?
If i snore a lot and wake up in the morning feeling like i didn't sleep, does that mean I have sleep apnea?
I am sleep deprived due to husband's snoring. (Use earplugs) Husband had a sleep study and had no apnea. How can we help his snoring? (Not overweight)
Snoring: Greetings, when I see couples like you and your husband I am happy that he doesn't have sleep apnea and the possible disease states that usually follow but I'm also sad for the sleep deprived bed partner. Try the afrin test. Have him use afrin nasal spray as directed for no longer than 5 days. Take note of his snoring days 3,4&5. If the snoring has resolved, it's probably coming from his nose. ...Read more
Is their concern of my really loud snoring? It's so bad and loud that i can't even sleep in my own bed anymore with my husband cause of it.
Snoring is annoying!: Snoring can make relationships stressful, but snoring can also be the first sign of sleep apnea, a much more serious health problem. Fortunately, many treatment options are available for snoring and sleep apnea. See your PCP for consultation and sleep test. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends how severe: You should consult with your md as snoring may be a sign of sleep apnea. Dental devices can be very effective to control both non-apneic snoring and sleep apnea or you may need a CPAP machine. Losing weight, avoiding alcohol or sedating medications, and getting a good nights sleep regularly all can help as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My husband's nose is constantly stuffed up and he can hardly sleep at night. What can we do? His nose sometimes gets a bit clearer, but it's often stuffed up. He can't breathe through his nose at night and that means he doesn't sleep well because he snore
I : I would recommend that you see your local primary care provider, allergist or ENT provider. There are many reasons for having a stuffy nose (allergies, cold/sinus infection, polyps, deviated septum etc). Saline irrigations, decongestants (oral and nasal), antihistamines are over-the-counter products that can be tried. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My hubby always congested, uses nasal spray nightly despite the directions! snores very loudly due to sleep apnea, cpap didn't work for him. Advice?
Constant nasal cong: Constant nasal congestion can be due to allergy.What kind of nose spray is he using.If he is using over the conter afrin or neosynephrine that may be real cause of his congestion.He should see a doctor and come off afrin gradually as you get chronic rebound congestion due to it.Sleep apnea always respond to CPAP if he is using it, you should also make an appt with sleep speacialist.First see yr md. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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