A new video affords ideas to assist children with sleep apnea regulate to utilizing a CPAP machine and perceive how the therapy will assist them.
Sleep apnea happens when the muscle tissue at the back of the throat loosen up, inflicting a discount in respiration or respiration pauses. It happens in 3% to five% of kids. It’s most typical at preschool ages. CPAP remedy makes use of gentle ranges of air strain, offered by way of a masks, to maintain the throat open throughout sleep.
The “CPAP Ideas for Children” video contains step-by-step directions for get snug utilizing a CPAP machine. Carrying the masks with out turning the machine on and dealing as much as operating the machine in small time increments will assist youngsters get snug.
The video exhibits how utilizing a CPAP machine will get simpler over time. It additionally explains how bettering sleep will assist children really feel extra energetic and alert all through the day.
The CPAP Ideas for Children video is on the market on YouTube.
It’s essential for sufferers of all ages to start CPAP therapy with a optimistic expertise. This new video affords a delicate, optimistic introduction to CPAP therapy for youngsters.
In case you have questions on sleep apnea in youngsters, speak to your pediatrician or contact an accredited sleep heart to discover a sleep physician close to you.