5 Things to Consider When Buying a CPAP Cleaner

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 by
If cleaning your CPAP equipment by hand just isn’t working for you, another option is a CPAP cleaning machine. Here’s a series of questions to ask before buying a CPAP cleaner so that you’re happy with your purchase. Question #1: Will the CPAP cleaning machine work with my CPAP model? There are dozens of different CPAP models out there. Before...
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Understanding the Signs and Symptoms of Sleep Apnea

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 by
Sleep apnea is a common sleep disorder that affects more than 22 million Americans. It’s characterized by interruptions in breathing during sleep, which can occur anywhere from five to 30 times per hour. Though there are three different types of sleep apnea, this post will focus on obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), the most common form of sleep apnea.Left untreated, OSA...
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What is a CPAP Machine and How Does CPAP Work?

Thursday, 11 May 2017 by
For millions of adults who suffer from obstructive sleep apnea, continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy is considered the gold-standard method of treatment. But if you’re new to using a CPAP machine, you’re probably wondering what it is and how it works. What Is a CPAP Machine? A CPAP machine is a device used to treat obstructive sleep apnea and...
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How Often Should You Clean CPAP Equipment?

Thursday, 11 May 2017 by
CPAP cleaning is one of the most important parts of using a CPAP machine. A warm, moist environment like your CPAP equipment is a breeding ground for mold and bacteria. These pathogens can easily enter your body when you place that mask on your face every night. The best way to prevent that from happening is to maintain a clean...
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