Over 50 million people snore. Snoring not only affects the quality of sleep of an individual but it also affects the quality of sleep of the bed partners and other family members. Snoring is caused by the vibration of the soft palate and surrounding muscles which occurs during sleep when the airway is obstructed. Things that can obstruct the airway: Large tonsils Seasonal allergies Sinus infections Deviated septums Being overweight leading to...