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I have difficulty breathing through nose when sleeping with head turned to left. There's almost no air flow. Breathing is normal when I turn to right.

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Dr. Thomas Josa
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Nasal obstuction

could have many causes like sinus conditions or allergy which are transient or polyps, or a deviated septum possibly on the right side.
Lying on one side causes an increase in blood flow due to gravity so you end up with both sides blocked

In brief: Nasal obstuction

could have many causes like sinus conditions or allergy which are transient or polyps, or a deviated septum possibly on the right side.
Lying on one side causes an increase in blood flow due to gravity so you end up with both sides blocked
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