In the unrealistic world of stereotypes, women are often pictured slumbering peacefully, while their men are engaged in a nightly ritual of comical, window-rattling snoring. Like many stereotypes, this one too is widely inaccurate. Women as well as men, can have serious problems with snoring. And as we’ve come to learn, the medical issues connected with snoring are far from comical. Sleep apnea is certainly no joke, and a recent study revealed just how serious the situation is for women.