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Health Tip: Considering a CPAP for Sleep Apnea?

Here are potential benefits of the device

(HealthDay News) -- A continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) device helps people with sleep apnea breathe easier while they sleep.

The U.S. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute mentions these potential benefits:

  • Helping your airways stay open during sleep.
  • Reducing snoring.
  • Alleviating daytime sleepiness and other apnea symptoms.
  • Lowering blood pressure.

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