For the rest of us, the problem is a lot less serious and there are several measures you can take to stop snoring today. What is snoring? Snoring is a noise produced when an individual breathes (usually produced when inhaling) during sleep, which in turn causes vibration of the soft palate and uvula (that thing that hangs down in the back of the throat). The word “apnea” means the absence of breathing. Unfortunately, men are hit with more bouts of disruptive snoring than women. Sorry guys, but even if you don’t think you snore, you probably do.
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Killer gang member starts SNORING as he is executed in Texas prison
New research conducted by otolaryngologists at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroitfinds that snoring is a bigger risk factor for stroke and heart attack than smoking, being overweight, or high cholesterol. According to research by Robert Deeb, MD and Karen Yaremchuk, MD, snoring can reveal damage to the carotid arteries the arteries that supply oxygen-rich blood to the brain. The study which has been submitted to the journal The Laryngoscope, will be presentedin Scottsdale, Arizona on Friday at the 2013 Combined Sections Meeting of the Triological Society . The researchers looked at the carotid arteries in snorers and found increased thickening of the artery walls, indicating damage already setting in.
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Snoring: A New Tip-Off To Stroke and Heart Disease
In his appeals, he argued that jurors should have been allowed to hear his mothers testimony that he stayed in the gang because he feared retaliation if he quit. Garza argued the state should assure him the lethal dose of pentobarbital to be used in his punishment was chemically effective and obtained legally. Texas prison officials have said their inventory of pentobarbital is expiring this month. National record: Garza was executed at the Department of Criminal Justice Polunsky Unit in Livingston (pictured) on Thursday, making him the 12th person killed by the state in Texas this year which is the highest in the country Concertina razor wire guards against escape from the facility, located 75 miles northeast of Houston Glimpse of life on the inside: Death Row guard Sgt James Ludwig stands outside a cell Garza also was charged but never tried for participating in what became known in the Rio Grande Valley as the Edinburg massacre, the January 2003 slayings of six people at a home in the city.
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