My wife has this problem of always breathing through the mouth. Even though she claims to be in good health, I am worried in case this habit may have some negative health implications.
Sylvester (by SMS)
You are quite right that your wife’s mouth breathing habit may have some negative health implications. These may range from dental complications, such as decay and gum disease, higher incidence of snoring and sleep apnea, problems with their jaw joints. speech and swallowing difficulties among other problems. Treatment of mouth breathing depends upon its underlying cause. For example, if a person has enlarged tonsils and adenoids, a doctor may refer them to an ear, nose, and throat specialist while some medications and even surgery may be needed where possible.Read Full Story