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Children’s snoring may need medical attention

Children’s snoring may be caused by allergies or by sleep apnea. Sleep apnea involves breathing cessation for 15 seconds or more resulting in a poor quality sleep and hence tiredness. Sleep apnea may be caused by enlarged tonsils or adenoids which may require medical attention.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by KFOX News

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About: Children’s snoring may need medical attention

Date: 18 November 2004

Source: KFOX News

Author: Elizabeth O’Hara

URL: http://www.kfoxtv.com/health/3933508/detail.html

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