Cleaning & Maintenance
Way to go – you’ve taken the first step toward improving your health by beginning your CPAP therapy journey! But the road to sleep health doesn’t stop there. Did you know that maintaining a regular CPAP replacement schedule is an essential part of your obstructive sleep apnea treatment? Read on to find out why.
CPAP users know that mask leaks are annoying– the whistling sounds, the dry eyes– but left unchecked CPAP mask leaks can even be potentially dangerous.
Luckily, most leaks are easy to diagnose and easy to fix. Here are some of the most common causes for CPAP mask leaks, and what to do about them.
If you think you have a broken or outdated CPAP machine, consider this your wakeup call. Maintaining a CPAP machine and its supplies is crucial to CPAP users, because this determines whether or not you’re truly getting a restful and restorative night’s sleep. Today, we’ll discuss when it’s time to repair or replace, when to take advantage of the new technology your old machine lacked, and how your insurance may cover a brand new CPAP machine.