If you snore other people often enjoy making fun of you. What they don’t realize is that they are putting you in a difficult position. You might be in denial about the fact that you snore and health wise you might be in more danger than you realize.
To get a better understanding of your situation, it might help to understand what actually happens to your body when you snore. Snoring is the vibration of respiratory structures, known as the uvula and soft palate. When you snore, your breathing capacity is obstructed which means that your body has to work harder to get air into your lungs and your body doesn’t get the rest that is required to energize you for the new day.
Unfortunately snoring doesn’t just affect you. While your body is struggling to get you through the night your partner is struggling to get a good night’s rest because of the loud, unwanted noise that you are making. The effects of snoring such as constant tiredness and impaired night time breathing aren’t something that you will notice immediately, but they will have a long term effect on your quality of life - you may not even know that your snoring is the cause of all of this!
Although there are often many reasons why you snore, sinusitis can be one of the main causes. If you are a heavy snorer then chances are good that you suffer from chronic sinusitis – but it is recommended that you visit your doctor to get a proper diagnosis. Chronic sinusitis may occur if you are allergic to pollen, dust mites, mould, etc. People that suffer from asthma are also prone to developing chronic sinusitis.
Ear, nose and throat specialists have struggled for many years to find a treatment that relieves the symptoms of chronic sinusitis. As a result, Mr. Steven Reitzer, managing director of Reitzer Pharmaceuticals, developed a product to do just that. Salex Saline Sinus Rinse (Salex SSR) has been used successfully to drain the nasal cavities and clear the sinuses. If used on a daily basis Salex SSR can relieve the symptoms of chronic sinusitis, which in turn will result in less snoring and more restful s