9 Facts About Snoring

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Here are 9 facts you need to know about Snoring

9 Facts About Snoring

  1. There are 15 million snorers in the UK. 10.5 million men and 4.5 million women.
  2. Snoring can be hereditary – nearly 70% of snorers have a familial link
  3. Snorers are 3 times more likely to suffer adverse health conditions than non-snorers.
  4. Bed partners of snorers report they have just 3-5 hours sleep per night.
  5. Over one third of couples report disharmony within the relationship due to snoring.
  6. Sleep quality rather than quantity is more of an issue. Poor sleep quality exacerbates poor health.
  7. The louder you snore, the more likely you are to be overweight.
  8. Snoring sounds range from 50dB to 100dB – the equivalent to a pneumatic drill.
  9. Snoring is probably the number one cause of arguments among couples and consequently can put a strain on a relationship

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Last Updated: October 29, 2013


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