Major Causes and Treatment of Snoring.
Snoring is the noise which occurs when a person inhales the air through the nose or mouth when they are sleeping. Snoring occurs when air is not smoothly getting in the lungs as a result of congested airway therefore soft palate of the throat vibrates. There are numerous causes of snoring which are sinuses and nasal obstruction as a result of accumulation of mucus which is the primary cause of the problem.
Bad sleeping posture like sleeping while you are facing upwards relaxes throat muscles resulting to snoring. Becoming old comes with wearing of body parts like narrowing of throat muscles which produce the noise. People who are overweight are prone to snoring as excess fat in the body, and weak muscles obstruct the throat causing the snoring. Consumption of too much alcohol and smoking of cigarette may cause excess relaxation of throat muscles which may cause snoring.
Snoring is a serious problem which may cause lack of enough sleep, lousy temperedness, and other adverse health conditions. Repeated snoring may change the relationship between a loving couple. Luckily nowadays there are many solutions which are available in the market to help individuals fix snoring problems. The first step is to ascertain the root cause of snoring and if you can fix it you ought to do it with immediate effect. If the problem seems severe you should consult a doctor because it may be a sleeping condition called Sleeping Apnea. Sleeping Apnea is whereby a Person stops to breath for a few seconds in their sleep.
BiPAP device was specially designed to treat Sleeping Apnea. BiPAP device is designed as a mask with a small air pump which is put in the patient’s mouth. the apparatus is used to force air via the patient’s nose. The apparatus is used to observe breath and also to control the air pressure which is necessary breathing to sustain the correct balance of inhaled and exhaled air. Bipap machine works as a ventilator by maintaining the activeness of the lungs. Using Bipap device has its benefits such as improving the overall oxygenation of the body, boosting the activeness of the heart as well as minimizing the effort on the lungs to boost the breathing.
Bipap the device comes in three models which are a nasal mask which is suitable for people with the sleeping problem. Oral mask is used by those people who sleep with their mouth open. This device has a humidifier which maintains moistness in the mouth. Triangular mask is made in such a way that they can fit different types of faces. Bipap machine is a medical kit which can only be used with the permission of a licensed medical doctor. The device should be fitted by the doctor who determines the kind of pressure which the patient need to assist in generally breathing in their sleep. Cessation of using Bipap machine can only be allowed by the specialist.