Snoring is a serious problem that can lead to health problems, as well as relationship issues if you happen to share a bed with a snorer. Losing weight often helps to reduce snoring as the adipose tissue around the pharynx, neck, thorax and stomach are minimized once the excess weight is lost.

Auricular acupuncture is a well documented means of treatment to help an overweight individual lose their excess kilos and stop snoring:

Stop Snoring with Auricular Acupuncture..ent

Stop Snoring with Auricular Acupuncture

Small needles are placed on specific points in the ear in order to:

  • Decrease hunger and increase satiety
  • Control  eating behavior.
  • Inhibit appetite so that a person can comfortably and effortlessly reduce their food intake.
  • Balance stress and anxiety.
  • Inhibit craving for specific foods such as sweets, pasta, bread
  • Increase metabolism.


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