Does Loud Snoring Affect Hearing?

An estimated 37 million adults are reported to snore while sleeping as mentioned in a previous post.  Loud snoring has been listed as the cause for snorers themselves to arouse from their sleep, and prevent them from having deeper, more restful levels of sleep.  However, the effect on bed partners is a major topic of…

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The Human Ear – Part 3

This post is a third in a series related to the anatomy of the human ear, specifically of the pinna, or auricle.  Part 1 of this series started by identifying and defining the main external structural features of the auricle.  Part 2 concentrated on two primary dimensions of the auricle – length and width, but…

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