Can I carry my CPAP machine on the plane?

Answer According to the Transportation Security Administration, continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machines are allowed on planes once thoroughly screened at the security checkpoint. Security requ... Read More »

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What is a CPAP machine?

CPAP is an acronym for continuous positive airway pressure. Mild air pressure provided by a CPAP machine keeps airways open while sleeping.CPAP MachineAll CPAP machines have a mask with straps that... Read More »

Is it hard to use a cpap machine?

On One Hand: User-Friendly UnitsCPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) machines for home use are designed to be user-friendly for patient compliance. Prior to using the machine, patients are as... Read More »

How to Acquire a CPAP Machine?

One of the most common ailments among Americans is snoring. Snoring is symptomatic with obesity. Obesity is one of the major health concerns in the United States today, reaching epidemic status. Be... Read More »

Can you build a tolerance for a cpap machine?

On One Hand: CPAP May Seem to Lose EffectivenessMany sleep apnea patients see rapid improvement when using a continuous positive airway pressure machine (CPAP), but over time their symptoms, such a... Read More »