Archive for August 17th, 2017

    The Importance of Seeking Medical Attention for Ear, Nose, and Throat Issues

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    There are a number of underlying issues that may cause people to snore. The American Academy of Otolaryngology states that while some individuals may just snore on occasion, others do so habitually. They found that 45% of normal adults do so occasionally, while 25% do so on a regular basis. Snoring may be an indicator of a serious condition, so it is important to seek medical attention to have this evaluated.

    Sleep Apnea

    Sleep apnea, for example, is a common issue in the United States. It is estimated that 1 out of every 5 adults has an undiagnosed case of this condition. While these individuals in particular may have mild cases of sleep apnea, others may have a more serious case. In addition to interfering with normal sleep patterns, sleep apnea can lead to more serious health conditions.

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