DIY snoring cure killed man of 26; Tampons put up nose.A MAN suffocated after stuffing tampons up his nose to stop his snoring snoring, rough, vibratory sounds made in breathing during sleep or coma. The noisy breathing is the result of an open mouth and a relaxation of the palate; it is frequently induced by lying on one's back. , an inquest inquest, in law, a body of men appointed by law to inquire into certain matters. The term also refers to the inquiry itself as well as to the findings of the inquiry. heard yesterday.
Doctors told Mark Gleeson Mark Gleeson is a rugby league player from Wigan, Greater Manchester, England. He plays for Warrington Wolves. His brother is Martin Gleeson.
Like Martin he spent seven years of his junior career in Australia after emigrating with his family aged 8, and signed for the Wolves , 26, that his loud snores were incurable incurable /in·cur·a·ble/ (in-kur´ah-b'l)
1. not susceptible of being cured.
2. a person with a disease which cannot be cured.
adj. after a car crash left him with sinus problems.
But Mark, a labourer from Headley Down, Hants, and girlfriend Tracey Lambert decided to use her tampons to tackle the problem.
Tracey, 29, told the inquest in Guildford, Surrey: "It just happened. The conversation just came up about the snoring and we both agreed that was what he'd do."
She went upstairs while Mark, who had drunk wine and taken sleeping tablets Noun 1. sleeping tablet - a soporific drug in the form of a pill (or tablet or capsule)
sleeping capsule, sleeping draught, sleeping pill
lozenge, pill, tablet, tab - a dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet , fell asleep on a sofa at her home in Haslemere. When Tracey came down the next morning he was dead.
Her dad, Geoffrey Morgan-Burns said after the coroner recorded a verdict of accidental death: "She taped tampons on to Mark's nose to stop him snoring, They were both having a laugh and a joke about it.
"Tracey has been in shock since this happened. She came straight home from the inquest and went to bed.
"I'm just so glad that the verdict of accidental death has been recorded because hopefully it will help Tracey to realise she wasn't to blame."