Snoring may happen when a child has a sleep disorder or breathing problem. The sound is due to when the opening and closing of the air passage at the back of the mouth causes the throat, tongue, tonsils and adenoids to vibrate.
What are the signs and symptoms of Pediatric Snoring?
Accompanying symptoms may be due to the condition that causes the snoring. Symptoms may include:
Behavioral and attention problems
Breathing that stops for a few seconds at a time during sleep