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Why Do You Snore?

DNews Audience Survey http://dne.ws/1dLMDtq Snoring is no joke. If you're thinking the worst it does is keep your girlfriend or boyfriend awake, you're dead wrong. Trace explains why we snore and what long-term, chronic snoring does to the body.

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Snoring is no joke. If you're thinking the worst it does is keep your girlfriend or boyfriend awake, you're dead wrong. Trace explains why we snore and what long-term, chronic snoring does to the body.

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SNORING IS OPTIONAL
http://health.howstuffworks.com/mental-health/sleep/journal/snoring-is-optional1.htm
"Cartwright is more optimistic about the effectiveness of a new family of anti-snoring dental devices, which are finding wide and enthusiastic markets."

Decreased pituitary-gonadal secretion in men with obstructive sleep apnea.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12107256
"Decreased libido is frequently reported in male patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The decline in morning serum testosterone levels previously reported in these patients was within the normal adult male range and does not explain the frequent association of OSA and sexual dysfunction."

What Is Sleep Apnea?
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/sleepapnea/
"Sleep apnea (AP-ne-ah) is a common disorder in which you have one or more pauses in breathing or shallow breaths while you sleep."

Snoring linked to brain damage
http://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/diet-and-fitness/snoring-linked-to-brain-damage-20101022-16wxl.html
"Your snoring and troubled nights could be a red flag for brain damage occurring while you sleep, latest Australian research indicates."

Pregnant women who snore at higher risk for C-sections, delivering smaller babies
http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2013-10/uomh-pww103013.php
"Snoring during pregnancy may be bad for the new baby's health, according to research from the University of Michigan Health System."

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