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Do You Snore? Snoring, Sleeplessness and CPAP

25% of adults are habitual snorers. 45% of all adults snore at least occasionally.

Yes, I Snore. Does it Matter?

Only recently have professionals recognized the adverse medical effects of snoring, and its connection with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) and Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome (UARS). Various methods exist to treat the symptoms of OSA and UARS, including behavior modification, sleep positioning, Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP), Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP), Laser Assisted Uvula Palatoplasty (LAUP), and jaw adjustment techniques. Continue reading