Kevin Joy

Kevin Joy is a content editor for Michigan Health Lab. He writes about research and healthcare at the University of Michigan Health System. He spent 10 years as a features reporter for the Columbus Dispatch. 

A child snoring because of obstructive sleep apnea

If a Child Snores, Is Surgery the Answer?

Surgeons often remove tonsils and adenoids in children to help treat snoring and mild sleep-disordered breathing. Ongoing research will determine whether surgery or watchful waiting best improves symptoms.

December 09, 2016 7:00 AM