Surveys show Growing Lack of Sleep and Couple Intimacy in the UK may be due to Snoring

coupleSleeping disorders such as snoring, insomnia, sleep apnoea and restless leg syndrome affect 25% of the UK population. The British Snoring and Sleep Apnoea Association commissioned a study which shows that 54% of UK vacationers have had their holiday sleep affected by snoring partners. In fact, snoring has been pointed as the second largest reason why couples sleep separately.

·         70% of people in relationships say that snoring has really put a strain on the relationships.

·         According to yet another study, 25% of British couples say that snoring has destroyed their sex lives.

·         10% of the couples are considering divorce as a result of snoring.

Snoring has been categorized being irritating, unsexy and is not stimulating for a relationship. Furthermore, snoring is associated with hypertension, heart disease, high cholesterol and diabetes. Prevention and early treatment for snoring is advised.

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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.