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Debbie
August 7, 2015

What could be the reason for children to snore?

I am a mother of 10 year old kid who snores. What could it be?

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  • Nina  / August 7, 2015
    Answered by Nina

    It could be sleep apnea. The condition is most often diagnosed in adults and usually associated with obesity. However, the condition can also plague children who are overweight.

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  • Thakur Sen  / August 7, 2015
    Answered by Thakur Sen

    Snoring occurs when our airway is temporarily obstructed. The most common reason for snoring in children is sleep apnea. There can be subtle long-lasting effects. See a doctor to be sure.


     

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