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What You Need to Know About Getting Your CPAP Covered by Insurance

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What You Need to Know About Getting Your CPAP Covered by Insurance

Over 22 million Americans are suffering from sleep apnea, a condition that makes getting a good night’s sleep all but impossible. Luckily, there is a solution: CPAP therapy.

CPAP therapy, the abbreviation for continuous positive airway pressure therapy, is a treatment method for patients who have sleep apnea. The cost of the CPAP machine plus the recurring supplies can be very expensive. However, they are typically covered through insurance. Read More

CPAP Sleep Therapy: What You Need to Know

It is estimated that 18 million people in the United States, or about 1 in 15 people suffer from sleep apnea. This potentially life-threatening ailment happens when the throat pathway narrows due to muscles relaxing so much during sleep that oxygen cannot pass through.

Approximately 80% of people with sleep apnea are undiagnosed. If left unchecked, sleep apnea can result in life-alerting health problems including heart conditions and stroke. Seeking medical help for this condition is important.

How can CPAP therapy help? Read More