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A buyer's guide to CPAP machines

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A buyer's guide to CPAP machines

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) therapy is the most common treatment for obstructive sleep apnea. A CPAP machine delivers pressurized air through your nose and/or mouth to prevent your airway from narrowing or closing when you sleep. The device consists of three parts: A machine that pumps room air at a set pressure; A hose to deliver the pressurized air, and A mask that delivers the air into your airways.   A Drive DeVilbiss Intellipap 2 CPAP machine with autoadjust feature and heated humidification system. Who makes the machine? Look for a device from a reputable manufacturer. Drive DeVilbiss, Philips...

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