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Shall I put the cpap forever to prevent apnea, or I can be cured? And how I can be cured?

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Dr. Lonna Larsh
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Lose weight

Most people with sleep apnea are overweight, though not all are.
If you are overweight, losing the excess pounds can cure sleep apnea. If you are not overweight, sometimes there is a structural problem that causes sleep apnea that can be corrected surgically. As long as you have sleep apnea, you should use cpap. It will decrease your blood pressure and has many other benefits.

In brief: Lose weight

Most people with sleep apnea are overweight, though not all are.
If you are overweight, losing the excess pounds can cure sleep apnea. If you are not overweight, sometimes there is a structural problem that causes sleep apnea that can be corrected surgically. As long as you have sleep apnea, you should use cpap. It will decrease your blood pressure and has many other benefits.
Dr. Lonna Larsh
Dr. Lonna Larsh
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Dr. Steven Bender
Dentistry

In brief: No cure

There is no cure for sleep apnea.
There are certainly things such as weight loss etc that can help but sleep related breathing disorders are progressive; they only worsen over time.

In brief: No cure

There is no cure for sleep apnea.
There are certainly things such as weight loss etc that can help but sleep related breathing disorders are progressive; they only worsen over time.
Dr. Steven Bender
Dr. Steven Bender
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