It is very overwhelming when you are introduced to your CPAP. You have a test that you took either at home or in the lab where you feel like you did not sleep, you then are told you stop breathing at night and you need to wear this machine. So, let’s break this down into smaller pieces so YOU start to feel comfortable with your machine.
The content in this blog was medically reviewed by Michelle Worley, R.N., a seasoned medical advisor who has worked as a clinician for over 20 years in the sleep-related medical field.Are you still snoring with CPAP? Isn't a CPAP supposed to solve your snoring? Your CPAP machine is supposed to greatly reduce snoring and other breathing problems related to sleep apnea, snoring could indicate that something is wrong. Let’s take an in-depth look at snoring to determine causes and solutions.
Generally, people pay the most attention to athletes when they are competing, not as they sleep. However, athletes with sleep apnea could be at a disadvantage as it lowers the amount of oxygen in their blood and prevents their bodies from physical healing. In honor of National Ninja day, ninja warriors, professional athletes, and those just working on their fitness learn about how sleep apnea ruins athletic performance.