Muscle Training for Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Purpose

The purpose of this research study is to determine if tongue muscle training will improve snoring and obstructive sleep apnea.

Procedures

  • Home sleep studies
  • Tongue training once per week for 8 weeks
  • At-home tongue training

Eligibility

  • History of snoring or pauses in breathing or sleep apnea
Please contact the study team for additional eligibility criteria.

Age

18 to 65
65 and over

Gender

Male
Female

Can be done from home

Yes

Keywords

Obstructive sleep apnea - adults, snoring, Sleep disorders - overview, Central sleep apnea, Sleeping difficulty

Principal Investigator

Richard Berry, MD

Department

Department of Medicine

Contact Information

susan.purdy@medicine.ufl.edu

352-265-5348


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