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Snoring - Mouth Device mentioned by Robert Winston

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DaddyCool Fri 25-Feb-05 08:41:39

i saw a program on BBC a few weeks ago hosted by Robert Winston talking about sleep and sleep problems etc. They mentioned a device you get from the dentist (kind of like a retainer) that worked wonders for a woman who snored very badly (insert in your mouth and it brings your jaw forward and prevents the snoring). I think you have to get it specially fitted at the dentists. Can anyone remember the name of this device please??

Snugs Fri 25-Feb-05 09:18:58

mandibular advancement splints

DaddyCool Fri 25-Feb-05 09:32:32

are you serious?

PhotoTech Fri 25-Feb-05 09:34:32

Yes - hang on and I will try to find info for you

JoolsToo Fri 25-Feb-05 09:36:06

hi Phototech

PhotoTech Fri 25-Feb-05 09:36:37

here

PhotoTech Fri 25-Feb-05 09:37:01

Hi Jools

JoolsToo Fri 25-Feb-05 09:38:11

I've got something like that to stop me grinding my teeth - I've never worn it tho!

JoolsToo Fri 25-Feb-05 09:39:09

actually I'm going to print that off for ds2 his girlfriend is always complaining about his snoring! thanks PT

DaddyCool Fri 25-Feb-05 09:55:59

that's fantastic! thanks phototech, thanks snugs.

Snugs Fri 25-Feb-05 09:58:59

Sorry DC - phototech was me, messing with name cos I'm helping people out on the photo threads

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