From the American Academy of Sleep Medicine:
· Snoring is more common in men than women
· 40% of adult men and 24% adult women are habitual snorers
· Sleeping on your back makes you more likely to snore
· Heavy snoring may be associated with Sleep Apnea, a serious sleep disorder and a risk factor for heart disease, stroke, diabetes and many other health problems.
· Snoring can be symptom of OSA but not everyone who snores has a sleep disorder