Causes of snoring include obesity, alcohol, smoking, nasal congestion, large tonsils, receding mandible.
Please see link in the right panel to calculate the Epworth score .
Weight loss may help, also less alcohol.
It is helpful to include in your referral letter the Epworth score, body mass index and thyroid function result. Please attach the completed Epworth questionnaire.
Surgery for snoring without Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) is NOT routinely funded