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Hazards of using cpap machines

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Is C-PAP machine safe for health?

I am 58 yrs old suffering from obstructive sleep apnea , and using C-PAP machine.is it safe for health ? i use this machine with humidifier. does it affect throat ? because i am suffering from throat ...
 

Blocked nose. Could the CPAP machine be the reason?

I use a CPAP machine with a humidifier. For the last year I've been experiencing an extremely dry .... Could it be the CPAP machine that I've been usisng for over three years? ...
 

Will a CPAP machine help in treatment of sleep apnea?

/ sleep apnea . Sleep doc stated cpap macine use for a year will probably relieve all health issues except bipolar disorder. Sounds 2 good 2 be true but I'm willing 2 buy machine if it's actually probable ...
 

Sleep apnea,severe congestion in night with breathing problem using CPAP machine. Ideal setting for CPAP?

I am a 42 year old man with sleep Apnea . I have been using a CPAP for three weeks now, and I noticed an unusual problem recently. I have been experimenting with the humidifier attached to my machine ...
 

Using CPAP machine for sleep apnea. What is the reason for experiencing soreness in mouth?

This morning I woke up and there was blood on my pillow. In the past I have experienced this but to a lesser degree. I do have sleep apnea and normally use a CPAT machine however I did not wear last night ...
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Using a CPAP machine on a regular basis

Are there any dangers to using a CPAP machine on a regular basis once diagnosed with Sleep Apnea ? ...
 

What causes swollen tongue after using CPAP machine?

My tongue is swollen, I believe its due to my use of a CPAP machine and at night I tend to bite it and its caused my teeth to be pushed out and I now have spaces between my teeth and buck teeth, which I ...
 

What causes pain in throat after using CPAP machine?

I ve been using a cpap machine for years without serious problems. This morning my voice was normal when I awakened. I removed the cpap tubing and several minutes later I had a sharp pain in the back ...
 

What causes heart palpitations while using a CPAP machine?

What causes heart palpitations when using a CPAP machine? Would like a f/u on this question as I never noticed having palpitations at night (rest) until AFTER I was prescribed a CPAP. So it makes me ...
 

What causes heart palpitations when using a CPAP machine?

I have been using a CPAP machine since Jan. 3rd. In the past few days I have been experiencing ...-92. Can the CPAP be the cause of this problem? With each palpitation there is a strong pulse in the upper ...
 

Could usage of Cpap machine cause health issue?

I sleep with a Cpap machine that has water I guess for dryness. I also have been diagnosed with congestive Heart failure. I take two types of meds to rid myself from excess water. Might this use ...
 

What causes SOB after removing the mask of the CPAP machine?

I started on CPAP for OSA six days ago...first three days went well...fourth day had SOB after removing mask, which did not go away with one night off CPAP. Tried CPAP again last night...SOB still. Any ...
 

How to get adjusted to cpap machine noise and look?

My husband uses a cpap machine to help with his sleep apnea, I on the other hand hate the thing ... snoring, I haven t slept properly in over a year due to the snoring and then the machine. Do you have any ...
 

Is a CPAP useful in maintaining a positive air flow in a pneumonia patient?

is normal, he can eat and is breathing on his own. The question is about a CPAP machine to help him with his respiration and oxygen levels. Is a CPAP useful to maintain a positive air flow or is just for people ...
 

Using cpap machine with nose pillows. Throat glands swollen. Due to uncleaned machine?

i use a cpap machine with nose pillows set to whatever the test results were at the begining i felt ... throughout the day.My doctor has prscribed meds. not working , i clean my machine once a week. I clean ...
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