Ashford Clinic Blog
Can Balloon Sinuplasty Help My Snoring?
Yes, it can! We talk a lot about how Balloon Sinuplasty can help people who suffer from recurring acute sinus infections and chronic sinusitis, but this minimally invasive procedure can also make a huge difference for those who deal with snoring and sleep apnea.
How Are You Sleeping?
It's common knowledge at this point that sleep is vitally important to our overall health, but so many of us deal with sleep issues and disorders night after night. Every year, some 40 million Americans suffer from chronic long-term sleep disorders and an additonal 20 million have occasional sleep issues...
The Link Between Snoring and Sinuses
Snoring is tied to other health problems, from cardiac issues to sleep apnea. But something that rarely gets mentioned about snoring is its connection to sinus issues. Snoring occurs when the free flow of air through the nose and throat is interrupted, and there are several things that can cause this interruption - from large tonsils and the shape of the head and neck to abnormally relaxed muscles and excessive weight.