Updated: Nov 17, 2021
Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy is a common treatment for obstructive sleep apnea. A CPAP machine uses a hose and mask or nosepiece to deliver constant and steady air pressure.
Signs and symptoms of sleep apnea
Loud and chronic snoring almost every night.
Choking, snorting, or gasping during sleep.
Pauses in breathing.
Waking up at night feeling short of breath.
Daytime sleepiness and fatigue, no matter how much time you spend in bed.