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Could those snore mouth guards really work?

Could those snore mouth guards really work?

Very possible: Yes but if it does not work, get evaluated with with a dentist for some custom made appliances. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Jarvis
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Snoring (Definition)

Snoring = a vibrating sound ...Read more


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Can I use a hockey mouth guard to stop snoring?

Can I use a hockey mouth guard to stop snoring?

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 more

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Help. I snore at night keeping my partner up. I tried vicks, sprays, mouth guards. And I do not have sleep apnia?

Help. I snore at night keeping my partner up. I tried vicks, sprays, mouth guards. And I do not have sleep apnia?

Snoring: Snoring is annoying and may harm your sleep and the sleep of whomever shares your bed or even people in other areas of your home. Custom fabricated oral appliances hold the lower jaw and tongue forward to create more space increasing the airway space. A specially trained dentist can help you determine if you are a good candidate for a custom made oral appliance. ...Read more

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Best way to stop snoring? Weight loss done. Smoking stopped. Alcohol stopped. Nasal strips tried. Mouth guards tried. Nothing has worked

Best way to stop snoring? Weight loss done. Smoking stopped. Alcohol stopped. Nasal strips tried. Mouth guards tried. Nothing has worked

Consider sleep study: You may want to consider undergoing a sleep study to observe how you sleep and also to take measurements to see if you have obstructive sleep apnea = a condition where your airway is more obstructed only during sleep causing the sound of snoring. If you have this condition the best treatment is a breathing machine called cpap, which helps to keep the airway open and eliminate the snoring. ...Read more

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What can stop snoring?

What can stop snoring?

Many options.: Snoring can be a sign of sleep apnea. May want to have a sleep study performed. Your family md can order a sleep study and one can be performed at a sleep center. Consult and ENT and an oral surgeon afterwards for surgical options, CPAP and an oral appliance. ...Read more

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Do snoring rings work?

Do snoring rings work?

May be: Temporarily works but it can cause you TMJ issues in later time. ...Read more

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How can I stop snoring?

How can I stop snoring?

Get sleep study: Find out if you suffer from obstructive sleep apnea or not. Treatment may hinge in that balance first. ...Read more

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How can I stop snoring?

A few ideas: Here is a list of 7 tips. Http://www. Webmd. Com/sleep-disorders/features/easy-snoring-remedies#1 See an ENT doc who specialized in snoring and sleep apnea surgery for expert advice. ...Read more

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How can I stop snoringļ¼Ÿ?

Agree w Dr. Ishoo: The reason for the snoring needs to be determined before a fix can be identified. Sometimes a sleep study is needed for this reason. ...Read more

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How do you stop snoring?

How do you stop snoring?

Treating snoring: Several options snoring is often worse if you sleep on your back, so avoid that position (sew a pocket on the back of a t-shirt and put a tennis ball in it) lose weight see an ENT to evaluate tonsils, adenoids, deviated septum use nasal rinses and breath right strips to open nasal passages if you have allergies, take your medication. ...Read more

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Snoring problem, what to do?

Snoring problem, what to do?

Sleep specialist: Could be sleep apnea. There is excellent treatment for that. See a sleep doctor. ...Read more

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What can be done for snoring?

What can be done for snoring?

Dental appliance: Snoring is a vibration of soft tissues at the back of the throat including the soft palate. There is usually a partial obstruction of the airway. One needs to see a dentist who is trained in dental sleep medicine. Snoring is a symptom of sleep apnea and this must be checked for. A trained dentist can then make either a snoring appliance or a sleep apnea appliance after a sleep study is done. ...Read more

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Snoring problem: what should I do!?

Snoring: Get a good physical exam by a ENT and sleep study or visit a sleep dentist to get fitted for a mouth piece. All of the doctors will get you in the right direction. ...Read more

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Is there a product to help snoring?

Yes: A dentist who is trained in dental sleep medicine can help with an oral appliance. Since who have sleep apnea there has to be a co-ordination with treating your sleep apnea. It is possible an oral appliance can treat both the snoring and sleep apnea. ...Read more

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How can you reduce your own snoring?

How can you reduce your own snoring?

Several tips: No muscle relaxants, alcohol, & sleeping aids prior to sleep; improve nasal airflow by using a decongestant (oral or topical - if these work, though, you can't use these otc meds indefinitely. You will need to be evaluated by an ent) or breathe-right strips; avoid sleeping on your back. If you find that you are snoring & having fatigue during the day, you might have sleep apnea. You should see ent. ...Read more

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What is the best way to stop snoring?

What is the best way to stop snoring?

Try this: 1. Sleep on the side or have soft ball on the back to prevent sleeping supine. 2.Improve nasal congestion and its management if present by like nasal saline or neti pot. 3.Alternate nostril breathing and or slow deep breathing exercise for 15-20 minutes before bedtime and morning if possible. 4. Nasal strips for some. ...Read more

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What is the solution to stop snoring?

Give him a nudge: If he snores softly, intermittantly, and purrs quietly, he may only need a nudge to sleep on his side. But, if he is a loud or robust snorer, and especially if your hear him choke, gasp, or stop breathing, make sure he is seen for a sleep study. He may have sleep apnea which can contribute to serious health issues. Discuss this with your md. A CPAP machine or an oral appliance may be the answer. ...Read more

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Is there a good way treat my snoring?

Is there a good way treat my snoring?

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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What remedies are there to stop snoring?

See below: First need to make sure not from sleep apnea. Snoring noise usually from palate vibration so laser, radio frequency, implants and palate injections stiffen palate so less noise. Some with nasal obstruction improve with better nasal airflow. Weight loss if obese. Avoid alcohol and sedating meds. ...Read more

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How to stop a side-sleeper from snoring?

How to stop a side-sleeper from snoring?

Sleep study?: We are learning that many who snore suffer sleep apnea, and a consultation from a sleep specialist may be useful. Some patients have large uvulas, which can be handled by an otolaryngologist doing a palate-uvulo-plasty. ...Read more