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Nasal CPAP Mask Fitting Guide

August 15, 2016 | By Peter Stanza | No Comments | Filed in: CPAP Advice.

[SIPC_Content]The best way to stop a nasal CPAP mask from leaking is to have it fitting perfectly to your unique nose. However, nasal masks are not custom made for your particular nose. The best thing you can do is to choose a mask that suits you the best, and then make small adjustments to optimize • Read More »

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CPAP Masks for Beards, Mostaches, and Facial Hair

August 2, 2016 | By Peter Stanza | No Comments | Filed in: CPAP Advice.

[SIPC_Content] Any sort of facial hair, including beards, goatees and mustaches can increase the chance of mask leak. For CPAP therapy to work properly, a good seal is required with the airways. The reason this seal is required is to contain the higher pressure within the airways. A bad seal allows this pressure to escape, • Read More »