PREVIOUS QUESTION:

 

NEXT QUESTION:

 

When should you see a doctor about snoring?

ANSWER

If you or someone close to you is not sleeping well because of snoring, a visit to the doctor may be helpful. A doctor's visit may be particularly important if you are:

  • Falling asleep during normal waking hours
  • Becoming irritable
  • Losing concentration
  • Becoming depressed
  • Not feeling rested in the morning
  • Awaken with a headache in the morning
  • Told you seem to stop breathing during sleep

SOURCE: eMedicine Health.

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on March 05, 2018

SOURCE: eMedicine Health.

Reviewed by Melinda Ratini on March 05, 2018

NEXT QUESTION:

What is sleep talking?

WAS THIS ANSWER HELPFUL

"ALEXA, ASK WEBMD"

THIS TOOL DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. It is intended for general informational purposes only and does not address individual circumstances. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment and should not be relied on to make decisions about your health. Never ignore professional medical advice in seeking treatment because of something you have read on the WebMD Site. If you think you may have a medical emergency, immediately call your doctor or dial 911.

    This tool does not provide medical advice. See additional information.