Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) helps cure snoring

September 18, 2009

The Science Daily has an interesting article out about how to help cure ordinary snoring. One of the methods they highlight is continuos positive airway pressure or CPAP. Here’s what they had to say:

The most effective treatment for snoring is a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machine. It delivers pressurized air through a mask, keeping the upper airway open during sleep. Some people have difficulty wearing a mask at night. An oral appliance from a specially trained dentist or orthodontist can help keep the throat open, too, and may be less obtrusive than a CPAP machine.

Here’s the full story.

Leave a Reply