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How can my snoring affect my partner?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Snoring is a sleep issue that can affect the health of the snorer, but snoring also affects the sleep of partners as well. A study showed that bed partners of people who snore lose an average of an hour of sleep per night because of their bedmates’ snoring.
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