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Snoring With Mouth Closed
When i breathe in and out with my mouth closed it sounds like snoring, could that be an indication of something serious going on with my lungs?
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
Adenoid x-ray for snoring showed adenoid pressing on airway almost until it's closed, but ENT said no need for surgery though large tonsils. wait ok?
Yes: follow your ENT recommendation,, and if you get higher pillow it may help your snoring. ...Read more
snoring: Snoring results from a compromised airway. While a hockey mouthguard might increase the passageway and eliminate the snoring, it may be hiding a serious medical condition called sleep apnea, meaning that the body is not getting enough oxygen . Please discuss this with your physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
3 year old mouth breaths, moans , wakes often and sometimes lightly snores at night. What should I have checked out. He hasn't ever slept well?
Worrisome pattern: The tonsil/adenoid mass in humans grows faster than the kids do until about 8 yrs when it slows and the kids grow faster. Any 3-4 yo that is snoring will eventually develop sleep apnea & be in trouble. I would record the sounds of him sleeping & take it to his doc.I send these kids to an ENT.Most do quite well after a T&A. It is amazing how much better they sleep & play when this is fixed ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
1. I snore a lot and from last 2 months, my mouth gets dry after i wake up. Pls help. 2. I feel very weak after sex and releases very soon. Help.
Snore a lot: You may have a sleep disorder or apnea, i would get checked out by your physician and possibly do a sleep study dry mouth is common with snoring and so weakness and loss of stamina is common in patients with apnea see your dr and get back in the game. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not necessarily: I would have you see the pediatrician and bring it to his/her attention. This may need further evaluation ...Read more