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Category: Snoring and Sleep Apnea Surgery

  • The Low-Down on Snoring and How to Finally Quit for Good

    Imagine this: you drift to the edge of sleep, eyelids drooping like velvet curtains. Your partner’s gentle breaths lull you further, a soft counterpoint to the symphony of the city outside. Suddenly, a monstrous foghorn erupts beside you, shattering the serenity. The bed vibrates, walls tremble, and you’re jolted back to wakefulness, heart hammering like…

  • Understanding the Different Types of Sleep Apnea Surgery for Eliminating Snoring

    Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is an illness characterized by a repetitive and intermittent narrowing of the airway when one is sleeping. Treatment of OSA using surgical therapies aim to enhance airway patency by addressing specific part(s) of obstructions. Since various areas may each be responsible for the narrowing, several surgical modalities have been developed as…