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Why All CPAP Cleaners Aren't Created Equal

It is well known that regular and consistent use of a CPAP machine for treating Sleep Apnea results in positive health benefits, but almost just as important as using your CPAP machine is regular and thorough cleaning and sanitizing of your CPAP equipment. Cleaning with soap and water to kill germs and bacteria is a time-consuming process, and many CPAP users cannot find the time to properly clean their equipment. But not properly cleaning your CPAP equipment can leave you feeling fatigued or sick. That's where CPAP cleaning becomes essential, but not all CPAP cleaners are created equal.  Did you know Sleep8 is one of only two CPAP Cleaners on the market with US Lab tested efficacy to kill 99.9% germs and...

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Do Ozone Generators Kill Mold?

Mold exposure is extremely dangerous and CPAP users may be more at risk to it. Mold grows in warm, humid environment and many CPAP devices provide such an environment with ease. Microscopic spores can settle in the pipes or the body of the device. If not cleaned properly, the spores will grow and can infect the user. The risk to one’s health is higher as the CPAP device directly impacts the respiratory system of a person. What Does Mold Exposure Do? Many forms of mold are toxic to people. While mold in the house is harmful, mold in a CPAP machine can be far more dangerous for a person. This is because of the direct access it gets to a...

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The Importance of Having a Travel-friendly CPAP Sanitizer

Anyone with severe sleep apnea needs to make use of continuous positive airway pressure therapy – CPAP. The best part is that you don’t need to go to the doctor for this treatment. There are plenty of devices that are crafted for personal use or even when someone is traveling. While CPAP machines are simple and easy to use, they can be bulky and troublesome to travel with. Not only do you have to carry the mask, pipes and the machine, you also have to travel with a CPAP sanitizer and ozone CPAP cleaner. This just adds to the amount of luggage you have to carry with you. On the other hand, leaving or forgetting the sanitizer can cause a...

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