Snoring is a phenomenon that is widespread among society. It consists of making involuntary, strong and irregular sounds through the mouth or nose during sleep. Snoring usually occurs during sleep and roommate of people who snores suffer from this condition. There are different types of snoring. The difference is mainly focused on intensity, timing and duration of snoring. These variations depend on age and gender.
Men tend to snore more often than women. Usually, people of adulthood are affected. Approximately 20-46% of adult men snore, depending on age more than 50% of men over 50 years of age snore. In the case of women, only 8 to 25% of adult women snore.