Allergy-Induced Nasal Inflammation Can Worsen Sleep Quality, Experts Warn


Health experts are warning that nasal inflammation caused by allergens will lead to worsening of sleep apnoea syndrome symptoms. The warning comes in the face of the beginning of the pollen season. A stuffed nose alone will cause poor sleep quality. Poor sleep quality will lead to sluggishness, drowsiness and poor concentration during the day.

Researchers at the University of Occupational and Environmental Health examined the relationship between allergy-caused nasal inflammation, stuffed noses and sleepiness during the day with a group of 1,459 workers. Inflammation alone did not increase sleepiness during the day, but a stuffed nose accompanied by inflammation led to poor sleep quality and sleepiness during the day.

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Somnowell Inventor - Visiting Professor Simon Ash FDS MSc MOrth BDS

Prof. Ash is the inventor of the highly successful SOMNOWELL Chrome device for snoring and sleep apnoea.

The Somnowell Chrome is made to exacting standards in the Somnowell laboratory under the supervision of Visiting Professor Simon Ash. Prof. Ash and his master technicians create each Somnowell Chrome device using their wealth of experience and expertise.

Prof. Ash works at the forefront of his profession. He is a Consultant and Specialist Orthodontist with over 30 years clinical experience, with a special interest in sleep related breathing disorders, TMJD, and bruxism. He currently works in Harley Street London and two private hospitals in London as part of a multi-disciplinary team managing snoring and sleep apnoea, and is Visiting Professor of Orthodontics at the BPP University.