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Your C-PAP Machine May Help Keep You Safe Behind the Wheel

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Chances are, if you use a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) device to help you breathe at night, you appreciate how it enables you to sleep soundly so that you can feel and function better during the day. Now Swedish researchers have uncovered another reason to love your CPAP, finding that while sleep apnea sufferers are at significantly greater risk of vehicle accidents than others, this risk is apparently mitigated by regular use of a CPAP machine. Link to Medical News Today’s coverage of this interesting news story here.