More than 50 % of all Western Europeans over 50 years suffer from sleep disorders.
For many of you it is "only" regular snoring that increases ‘’mouth breathing’’ .
Dehydration of the mucous membranes in the mouth and throat and possibly disturbance of the partner.
Some point through the night restrictions in the throat area but also breathing interruptions will disturbs the normal sleep rhythm. ( Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome / OSAS ) .
This might result in daytime fatigue and increased burden on the heart and circulation.
In a special sleep laboratory with endoscopic examination procedures, drug is introduced to detect snoring sounds.
Changes in sleep structure and the constrictions in the throat with interruptions in breathing are accurately recorded and localized and subsequently introduced deliberately conservative , prosthetic or surgical treatments .