I Tried 6 Popular Anti-Snoring Devices. Here ’s How They Did.
Plenty of devices promise to stop snoring. We found only a few that actually seem to work. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - February 19, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Rachel Cericola Tags: Sleep Snoring Apnea (Sleep Disorder) Mobile Applications your-feed-wirecutter Source Type: news

Silence Your Snore, Save Your Romance
Title: Silence Your Snore, Save Your RomanceCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/10/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Sleep General)
Source: MedicineNet Sleep General - February 10, 2020 Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: news

Silence Your Snore, Save Your Romance
SUNDAY, Feb. 9, 2020 -- Roses are red, violets are blue, sleep experts have a Valentine's Day gift idea for you. A box of chocolates and a candlelight dinner might seem romantic, but your partner might also embrace a lifestyle change: no more... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 9, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Untreated Sleep Apnea Puts Your Heart at High Risk
The AASM points to several major warning signs and risk factors for sleep apnea: snoring, choking or gasping, fatigue, obesity and high blood pressure. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

GNO Snoring and Sinus Offers New Nasal Polyp Therapy
Dupixent® Injection Therapy Reduces Nasal Polyps(PRWeb January 31, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/gno_snoring_and_sinus_offers_new_nasal_polyp_therapy/prweb16874081.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 31, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Uganda: Why Snoring Must Be Treated Early
[Monitor] For a long time John Mukasa would snore and chock on his own saliva. The snoring was so bad that he lost his partner. "I had not noticed that it was that uncomfortable for her," he says. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 30, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Reducing Tongue Fat Could Improve Sleep Apnea, Study Says
This study shows reducing excess fat in general can reduce tongue size,” said Dr. Raj Dasgupta, a sleep specialist at Keck Medicine at the University of Southern California, who was not involved in the study. In the new paper, the researchers used MRI imaging to measure the effect on upper airways of a 10% weight loss in 67 obese patients. The images showed reducing tongue fat was the primary reason overall sleep apnea scores improved by 31%. “In fact, the more tongue fat you lost, the more your apnea improved,” said Schwab, who is the co-director of the Penn Sleep Center at Penn Medicine. Costs of sleep ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Syndicated CBSN Boston CNN Source Type: news

Smart PILLOW uses airbags to adjust your head position in your sleep and stop you snoring
Lifestyle company 10Minds has showcased its Motion Pillow at CES 2020, which uses airbags inside to move the position of the user's head while they sleep to help prevent snoring. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can a lunchtime laser blast banish the curse of snoring? 
Two thirds of Britons blame their partner's snoring for sleepless nights. A new treatment uses tiny laser pulses to - its makers claim - minimise dreaded snoring. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Poor Sleep Tied to Heart Disease and Stroke
Being an early bird, sleeping seven to eight hours a night, having no insomnia, not snoring and not being sleepy during the day were tied to better cardiovascular health. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Sleep Heart Genetics and Heredity Stroke Source Type: news

GNO Snoring and Sinus Offers Compounded Nasal Sprays for Chronic...
Improved Medical Therapy, Decreased Patient Costs and Less Surgery. Compounded Steroid/Saline Nasal Irrigations Yields Reduction in Sinus Disease and Decreases the Need for Surgery.(PRWeb December 12, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/gno_snoring_and_sinus_offers_compounded_nasal_sprays_for_chronic_sinusitis/prweb16776640.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - December 12, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

We Beat Sleep Apnea. It Should Be Easier for You to Do It, Too.
The consequences of ignoring the condition can be severe, but the health system puts up barriers to treatment. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Aaron E. Carroll and Austin Frakt Tags: Apnea (Sleep Disorder) Health Insurance and Managed Care Traffic Accidents and Safety Snoring Source Type: news

Obstructive Sleep Apnea - Patel SR.
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is very common but is frequently undiagnosed. Symptoms include loud snoring, nocturnal awakening, and daytime sleepiness. Motor vehicle accidents due to drowsy driving are a particular concern. Evaluation and treatment should ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Night-time face masks to tackle snoring can help millions with sleep apnoea, scientists claim 
The mask is part of a CPAP machine, already given to people with severe apnoea. This is the first time experts at Imperial College London have found it could be useful to treat mild apnoea. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Intimacy Without Intoxication: Is Sober Sex Better?
The sun is streaming through the curtains of a room that you have never seen before. You squint and rub your bloodshot eyes, as your hand reaches out to feel the prone body of the snoring person who a few hours earlier was a stranger. You notice your own naked body and wonder how the two of you spent the interceding time. You look at the floor next to the bed and see your clothes, strewn across the carpet, wine bottles and glasses, a few joints, and a line of cocaine on the dresser across the room. You slide out of bed, gather your belongings, hightail it to the bathroom and quickly get yourself street ready. Wondering ho...
Source: Psych Central - November 22, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Edie Weinstein, MSW, LSW Tags: Addictions Sexuality Substance Abuse Drug Abuse Rape Sexual Assault Sober Support Sobriety Trauma Source Type: news

Next-Gen Sleep Apnea Test Sends Data to App Throughout the Night
Patients interested in testing themselves at home for sleep apnea now have a few more options. Earlier this year Itamar Medical Ltd. introduced its third-generation WatchPAT home sleep apnea test (HSAT), the WatchPAT 300, and in June 2019, it debuted WatchPAT ONE, which the company calls the first and only disposable HSAT in the market. This month Blue Shield of California (BSC) and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Plan (BCBS FEP) included WatchPAT as a covered HSAT, Itamar reported in a news release. It added that changes in the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) 2020 Fee Schedule are expec...
Source: MDDI - November 21, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Daphne Allen Tags: Digital Health Source Type: news

More than just ruining a good night's sleep, snoring impairs healing – here's how to stop it
(Natural News) Anyone who has heard a snore knows that it does not sound like the triple “Zs” found in cartoons. More often than not, it sounds more like a bad gargle that can easily disrupt sleep. Recent research even suggests that snoring can also be a potential health risk. A study published in the journal Respiratory... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In Search of Snoring Solutions
Snoring by itself is not dangerous, but it can have serious social consequences. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Eric A. Taub Tags: Snoring Sleep Surgery and Surgeons Apnea (Sleep Disorder) Weight Source Type: news

New battery-powered buzzer that sticks to your forehead is the latest bid to tackle snoring
The battery-powered device is designed to help people with obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA). Untreated OSA is linked to a higher risk of conditions such as heart disease and stroke. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to stop snoring: Doctor identifies easy ways to improve sleep quality after key tests
A SLEEP expert identified two easy ways to reduce the likelihood of snoring and improve sleep quality after performing tests on a live patient during a new TV programme. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Tip: Solutions for Snoring
-- Snoring occurs when the upper airways become narrow, says Harvard Medical School. As a result, airflow is disrupted, making tissues vibrate and produce the snoring noise. To help alleviate snoring, Harvard Medical school suggests: Reduce... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - September 24, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Health Tip: Solutions for Snoring
Title: Health Tip: Solutions for SnoringCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/24/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/24/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Sleep General)
Source: MedicineNet Sleep General - September 24, 2019 Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: news

Snoring does NOT cause a bad night's sleep: Study debunks myth that people are tired the next day
Volunteers in Canada had a device containing a small microphone strapped to their face to record how often they snored. The next day, they were all asked to rate how sleepy they felt. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The app that can stop you snoring: We asked leading experts to assess a selection of health apps
ADRIAN MONTI: One of the fastest growing areas in the mobile phone app market is health. There are more than 318,000 health apps with 200 new ones launched each day. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Would you get a chin implant to stop snoring?
Device, about the size of a thumb nail, straddles two nerves in the chin and is activated each night by placing a sticky patch that contains a chip which wirelessly prompts the stimulator to start working. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

8 Unexpected Reasons You Might Be Snoring
The first step to stopping the issue is to figure out why it's happening in the first place. (Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post)
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Snoring: How to reduce symptoms for a good night's rest for you and your partner
SNORING is very common and usually not a cause for concern. Snoring affects anyone and often partners of the snorer are the one ’s who suffer the most. How can you prevent snoring? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stop snoring: Can this plant really stop you snoring at night? NASA says YES
STOP snoring is easier said than done but a £10 pineapple plant from Asda could help battle the issue - and NASA approves. But can this plant really stop you snoring at night? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

'He sounded like a donkey braying': Wife thought her husband's cardiac arrest was snoring
Jemima Willis, of London, considered her husband, Stefan, was having a bad dream. His heart stopped beating for 25 minutes and he was put in an induced coma in hospital. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 31, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Wake-Up Call On Smart Beds And Sleep Apps That Collect Your Data
Your bed could be watching you. OK, so not with a camera. At least not yet. But if you have any of a variety of “smart beds,” mattress pads or sleep apps, it knows when you go to sleep. It knows when you toss and turn. It may even be able to tell when you’re having sex. Sleep Number, one company that makes beds that can track heart rate, respiration and movement, says it collects more than 8 billion biometric data points every night, gathered each second and sent via an app through the internet to the company’s servers. “This gives us the intelligence to be able to continue to feed our algori...
Source: TIME: Health - May 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Julie Appleby / Kaiser Health News Tags: Uncategorized apps sleep tech Source Type: news

A Wake-Up Call On Smart Beds And Sleep Apps That Collect Your Data
Your bed could be watching you. OK, so not with a camera. At least not yet. But if you have any of a variety of “smart beds,” mattress pads or sleep apps, it knows when you go to sleep. It knows when you toss and turn. It may even be able to tell when you’re having sex. Sleep Number, one company that makes beds that can track heart rate, respiration and movement, says it collects more than 8 billion biometric data points every night, gathered each second and sent via an app through the internet to the company’s servers. “This gives us the intelligence to be able to continue to feed our algori...
Source: TIME: Health - May 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Julie Appleby / Kaiser Health News Tags: Uncategorized apps sleep tech Source Type: news

Sleep Apnea Can Have Deadly Consequences
The condition is on the rise because the most frequent cause is obesity, which continues its unrelenting climb among American adults. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 27, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jane E. Brody Tags: Sleep Apnea (Sleep Disorder) Obesity Weight Health Insurance and Managed Care Snoring Source Type: news

How zapping the legs with tiny electric currents could help ease heavy snoring 
Figures show that 41 per cent of UK adults regularly snore. The characteristic rasping sound is caused by tissues in the throat vibrating as we breathe in and out while we sleep. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Snoring can make it harder to swallow by damaging your airways, finds study
Researchers from Umea University in Sweden studied muscles in the airways of 22 people to find snoring had caused damage to the fibres and nerves, increasing the risk of swallowing difficulties. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Snoring damages your airways and the 'recurrent vibrations' slows down healing, finds study
Researchers from Umea University in Sweden studied muscles in the airways of 22 people to find snoring had caused damage to the fibres and nerves, increasing the risk of swallowing difficulties. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 2, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

More Women Snore Than Is Reported
The underreporting may contribute to the underdiagnosis in women of obstructive sleep apnea, which can lead to high blood pressure, stroke and other health issues. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - April 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Snoring Not Just a Male Problem
MONDAY, April 29, 2019 -- New research shows that snoring is not the sole domain of men. " We found that although no difference in snoring intensity was found between genders, women tend to underreport the fact that they snore and to underestimate... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 29, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Snoring Not Just a Male Problem
Title: Snoring Not Just a Male ProblemCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/29/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/29/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Sleep General)
Source: MedicineNet Sleep General - April 29, 2019 Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: news

Women snore too - and just as loudly
(Reuters Health) - It's long been assumed that snoring is a man's problem. But a new study finds that women snore too and often don't own up to it. And even when they do admit to snoring, they insist, incorrectly, that theirs isn't as loud as men's. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Women underreport prevalence and intensity of their own snoring
(American Academy of Sleep Medicine) A new study of adults who were referred for evaluation of a suspected sleep disorder suggests that women tend to underreport snoring and underestimate its loudness. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

St. Louis is a city of early-risers, report says
Women are half as likely as men to be heavy snorers, but a new study confirms that there's a significant correlation between body mass index and snoring for both sexes. On average, Americans snore around 2.65 times a night for a total of 22 minutes, according to data compiled by wellbeing electronics manufacturer Withings. For women, the average is 2.29 times a night with a duration of 17 minutes and 47 seconds, while men average 2.75 times a night for 24 mins and 7 seconds.  But the higher… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 17, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Study debunks 3 common sleep myths
From how many hours of sleep we need each night to whether or not loud snoring is normal, new research examines widespread beliefs about sleep. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia Source Type: news

10 Biggest Myths About Sleeping, According To Researchers
(CNN) — Hey, sleepyheads. What you believe about sleep may be nothing but a pipe dream. Many of us have notions about sleep that have little basis in fact and may even be harmful to our health, according to researchers at NYU Langone Health’s School of Medicine, who conducted a study published Tuesday in the journal Sleep Health. “There’s such a link between good sleep and our waking success,” said lead study investigator Rebecca Robbins, a postdoctoral research fellow in the Department of Population Health at NYU Langone Health. “And yet we often find ourselves debunking myths, whether ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - April 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health Healthwatch News CNN Sleep Source Type: news

Common Sleep Myths Endanger Public Health
TUESDAY, April 16, 2019 -- Mistaken beliefs about sleep are common and pose a significant health threat, a new study warns. Among these myths: some people only need five hours of sleep; snoring is harmless; a drink before bedtime helps you fall... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - April 16, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Common sleep myths compromise good sleep and health
(NYU Langone Health / NYU School of Medicine) People often say they can get by on five or fewer hours of sleep, that snoring is harmless, and that having a drink helps you to fall asleep. These are, in fact, among the most widely held myths about sleeping that not only shape poor habits, but may also pose a significant public health threat. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Denver is a city of early-risers, report says
Women are half as likely as men to be heavy snorers, but a new study confirms that there's a significant correlation between body mass index and snoring for both sexes.   On average, Americans snore around 2.65 times a night for a total of 22 minutes, according to data compiled by well-being electronics manufacturer Withings. For women, the average is 2.29 times a night with a duration of 17 minutes and 47 seconds, while men average 2.75 times a night for 24 mi ns and 7 seconds.  But the higher… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - April 15, 2019 Category: American Health Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

The state of sleep: Who snores more and stays up latest?
Women are half as likely as men to be heavy snorers, but a new study confirms that there's a significant correlation between body mass index and snoring for both sexes.   On average, Americans snore around 2.65 times a night for a total of 22 minutes, according to data compiled by wellbeing electronics manufacturer Withings. For women, the average is 2.29 times a night with a duration of 17 minutes and 47 seconds, while men average 2.75 times a night for 24 min s and 7 seconds.  But the higher… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - March 27, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Anne Stych Source Type: news

Morning Break:'Snapchat Dysmorphia'; Snoring Life Away; A Fertility First
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology)
Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology - March 22, 2019 Category: Hematology Source Type: news

Sleep apnoea warning - does your breathing sound like this? When to see a doctor revealed
SLEEP apnoea symptoms include loud snoring, gasping for air, and difficulty breathing while asleep. You could be at risk of the condition, and may need a sleep apnea machine, if your breathing sounds like this. Should you speak to a doctor? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news