What the heck is going with my dry mouth?

Having trouble with dry mouth?  A common complaint with CPAP is the morning dry mouth.  Having a dry mouth can impact a good night’s sleep....

I can’t breathe out against the fixed CPAP pressure!

CPAP is important in order to relieve any apneas (pauses in breathing) during sleep. The “C” in CPAP stands for continuous, which basically means...
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