Certain types of CPAP has been found to release carcinogens a few years ago and a TV show talked about this incident earlier. In the show, a user of this CPAP talked about him getting breast cancer after using the CPAP and he suspects that the CPAP induces the cancer. We would like to remind users to purchase CPAP from reliable suppliers and suppliers should fulfil the followings:
• Listed Importer of Medical Devices
• Able to supply the Listed Medical Devices
• Recognized by manufacturers to be their authorized medical devices supplier and local responsible person (LRP)
• Able to provide proof of Authorization Certificates issued by manufacturers
• Received proper training from manufacturer on medical devices operation and preventive and corrective maintenance
• Able to inform all medical device users in case of product recalls
Also, since CPAPs need to be cleaned and checked regularly to ensure that they are functioning properly and its parts are clean. Therefore customers should also ensure their suppliers have proper maintenance services in order to protect their health. We would also like to take this chance to remind our customers that we provide inspection service every 6 months to clean and disinfect their device. Aftersales services has always been our expertise and what distinguish us from other countries.
Sleep apnea—when a person’s breathing becomes interrupted during sleep—has a long-term impact on health. Not only will it affect your sleep quality, but also that of your partner. In more serious cases, patients may experience hypoxia during sleep, which can affect heart and lung functions and may lead to high blood pressure, cardiovascular disease, stroke, or even death during sleep. Sleep apnea is often accompanied by loud snoring or even choking and gasping sounds. This could negatively affect the sleep quality of the patient’s partner, making it difficult for them to fall asleep or stay asleep. A sleep ventilator can treat sleep apnea while also acting as an efficient anti-snoring device.
HomeCare Medical offers a variety of sleep ventilators to relieve discomfort and act as anti-snoring solutions for those suffering from sleep apnea. The sleep ventilator passes through the nose and throat, and the mask provides continuous positive airway pressure to the patient’s respiratory tract. This prevents the patient from suffering from sleep apnea due to a narrow airway. Our anti-snoring sleep ventilators are medical devices and should be consulted before purchase and use.
For more information on anti-snoring sleep ventilators, please contact us.
Those with sleep apnea have a predisposition to snoring as their airway is blocked periodically throughout the night. CPAP machines are often used as effective anti-snoring devices and a solution for those who are either themselves or have partners that are diagnosed with sleep apnea.
A CPAP machine is a piece of medical equipment. It requires a certified technician to carry out continuous safety follow-ups including periodic cleaning and disinfection, regular inspection, and maintenance of parts to ensure safe and proper operation.
Choose an authorized distributor certified by the manufacturer. These distributors will have a professional technical support team to provide proper operation guidelines and technical support.
Choose medical device importer listed by the Department of Health, HKSAR. These types of CPAP Companies have an excellent monitoring system for medical safety, which ensures there are sufficient measures and resources to deal with any medical safety issues that may arise when using the anti-snoring device.
The medical device is attached with a sticker issued by the Department of Health. With this identification, users can use a safe and effective medical device with the original design.
In short, the machine provides a constant stream of pressurized the air through the nose and mask, pushing against any blockage in your airways so that your breathing will not be interrupted. As snoring is caused by obstructive breathing, by keeping the airways open, a CPAP machine can also effectively act as an anti-snoring device.
HomeCare Medical offers a number of options for anti-snoring CPAP machines, and there is no one-size-fits-all solution. When choosing a CPAP machine, it is important to prioritize comfort and fit to prevent leakage and ensure better quality sleep. Make sure that the mask fits your facial features without being too tight or loose.
You should also consider the different features you want—such as a humidifier, adjustable air pressure, etc.—as well as the size of your CPAP machine. For instance, if you plan to travel with it, you may want to consider a designated travel-sized machine. If you need help with selecting the right anti-snoring device, feel free to get in touch with our team at HomeCare Medical, and we will be happy to assist.
CPAP is generally a safe, non-invasive, and effective anti-snoring device for individuals with sleep apnea. Some people may experience mild side effects like dry mouth, runny nose, and congestion when using a CPAP machine. However, these effects can often be avoided by choosing a CPAP machine with a built-in humidifier or using a chin strap.