Snoring is a condition that affects 45% of normal adults and many children. This can be a signal that something is wrong with your breathing during sleep.
Snoring might be bothersome to others, but it can also indicate a more serious health condition. Do you or a loved one have a snoring concern?
Snoring can be a sign of something serious like sleep apnea or caused by many other factors, such as anatomy, weight, or alcohol use.
Common causes of snoring:
Sometimes a surgical procedure is needed to remedy snoring issues, including tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, and /or general nasal surgery. Surgical treatments are outpatient procedures performed in an operating room under general anesthesia.