One of the problems with access to healthcare in this country is that often the patient has to miss work to receive services. Missing work is a significant problem for many Americans. Efforts by healthcare providers to help... Read more
Hypertension is a common ailment, affecting 33.5% of all adults above the age of 20, per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Overall prevalence of sleep apnea, depending on the study, ranges from 9%-38%... Read more
Traveling with a CPAP can be an intimidating event for those new to CPAP therapy. As you are aware, CPAP stands for continuous positive air pressure to treat your diagnosis of sleep apnea. Questions while traveling with... Read more
You have been diagnosed with sleep apnea and have been prescribed to use a machine while you sleep every night. You have a potentially severe problem that is readily resolved with your new device. This is actually good news,... Read more
CPAP is generally used to treat mild obstructive sleep apnea by preventing the airway from collapsing during sleep.
BiPAP is short for Bilevel Positive Airway Pressure and this machine has a very similar function to CPAP machine therapy.
PAP Face Masks
PAP masks help patients to breathe through their mouth, nose or both and provide relief from sleep apnea symptoms.