Sleep Apnea or Allergies?

Patient

Q: My boyfriend has not been sleep well. He woke up last night sounding like he was choking. I have had to roll him off his back a couple of times before. This doesn't happen all the time. Just when his allergies are really acting up. Could this be sleep apnea or just allergies. He's a 32 year old Black male if that helps. Not really over weight.

Symptoms:  Snoring, choking sound at times, sleepy all day.
Doctor

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