Habitual snoring may be more than just a nuisance. Depending on the cause of your snoring, it may result in:

  • Daytime sleepiness
  • Frequent frustration or anger
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • A greater risk of high blood pressure, heart conditions and stroke
  • An increased risk of behavior problems, such as aggression or learning problems, in children with obstructive sleep apnea
  • An increased risk of motor vehicle accidents due to lack of sleep
  • Disruption of bed partner's sleep
Nov. 07, 2012