Sleep Apnea And Snoring

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Sleep Apnea And Snoring

Snoring is the noise in the form of noise that occurs when there is a narrowing in the airway. Sleep apnea is a respiratory arrest caused by snoring. The fact that people stop breathing while sleeping is a serious issue that should definitely be taken into account. According to research, people with this disorder; It has been revealed that it causes more traffic accidents and causes accidents. There can be many reasons for this ailment. The fact that the patient is overweight or has a large adenoid can be shown as the cause of this condition. In addition, the quality of life of these people decreases considerably. People who cannot get a good night's sleep may experience adjustment problems in their daily and social lives.

What is snoring and sleep apnea?

Snore; It is defined as the noisy sound that an individual makes during sleep. In the medical literature, it is characterized by the enlargement of the soft palate and uvula more than normal, especially in adults with weight problems. As a result of these tissues, which lose their tension, narrow the airway, the air going to the lungs vibrates these tissues and a snoring sound is produced.

What are the effects of snoring and sleep apnea on the person?

  • Difficulty waking up in the morning due to not being able to breathe easily
  • Headache and nausea
  • Constant drowsiness during the day, especially falling asleep after lunch and dinner
  • Concentration disorder and a constantly tired and reluctant mood

are the most typical symptoms. In addition, in the later stages of the disease, the oxygen level in the blood drops below normal, causing hypertension and heart enlargement. People with severe  sleep apnea  may be at risk of heart attack or stroke.

 When do snoring and sleep apnea occur?

  • In overweight adults
  • Frequent use of alcohol and cigarettes
  • intense stress
  • Use of sedatives or muscle relaxants
  • genetic disposition

Snoring and Sleep Apnea Surgery İzmir

Surgical treatment comes to the fore in sleep apnea and snoring disorders. Izmir sleep apnea surgery and snoring surgery are performed in our contracted hospital and clinic.