Source: The Mercury, 28 February, 1999, p.3


LONG-SUFFERING bed-partners know what 
an earful snorers can be, but Scottish 
scientists say they are also a health hazard who 
deprive loved ones of sleep. 
   Snorers wake up partners an average of 26 
times a night and cut their sleep by 40%, 
contributing to irritability, anxiety and 
   Men make up 44% of regular snorers, 
compared with just 28% of women.

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