Did You Know You Could Die from Excessive Snoring?

excessive snoringAll of us want to live long. Thus we all seek out ways on how to avoid disease and maintain youth and vitality. However, how many of us know that sleep problems such as snoring can actually cut short our life? Yes, research shows that excessive snoring can be hazardous to your health.

So why is snoring considered as a silent killer? An article from http://www.capitalfm.co.ke has pointed out some ways by which snoring can kill you:

  • Snoring as a sign of sleep apnoea may make you stop breathing during sleep without your knowledge. This may be due to a partial or a complete obstruction of the airways, giving rise to a lack of oxygen which can be hazardous to the body.

  • During airway obstruction during snoring, you may eventually wake affecting your body in ways like persistent headaches and high blood pressure.

  • Researchers believe that individuals over the age of 35 are at a higher risk for sleep apnoea related deaths.

  • Snoring can lead to many more problems such as acid reflux, frequent nighttime urination, memory loss, stroke, depression, diabetes and heart attacks.

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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.