Category: Sleep Apnea/Snoring

Is Your Throat Fat?

When you are overweight you have excess body fat both inside and outside. Too many people never think about the fat on the inside, but it affects you just as much. In this case fat can build up on the inside of the throat. This alone can partially block your airway and not just [Read more...]

Snoring in the Obese Child

Does your child snore? Does your child show other signs of disturbed sleep: long pauses in breathing, a lot oftossing and turning in bed, chronic mouth breathing during sleep, night sweats (owing to increased effort to breathe)? All these, but especially the snoring, are possible signs of sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), [Read more...]