Camping with your CPAP machine? We’ve got you covered!

Camping with your CPAP machine? We’ve got you covered!

Tips on how to master camping with a CPAP Summer is almost over and you want to make the most out of it by going camping! Your tent is packed, sleeping bags tucked, and bug spray applied. Aside from experiencing the great outdoors, you also want to enjoy a good night’s sleep under the stars with your CPAP machine. To help you sleep well, here are some tips to help you make the most out of your outdoor adventures! Have the right CPAP machineHaving the right equipment is key for success. Using a travel CPAP machine is ideal if you are traveling and camping outdoors. A travel CPAP is compact, and light-weight, which makes for easy transport! A couple of examples of travel CPAP machines are Resmed’s AirMini and Philips Respironics’ DS Go. These are the latest travel CPAPs to hit the market and have received good reviews from CPAP users. If you don’t want to get a travel CPAP, not to worry! You can still use your regular CPAP machine. Bring your maskA CPAP machine is nothing without its counterpart, the CPAP mask. Choose a lightweight mask for easy transport and comfortability. Speak to your Respiratory Therapist to help you find the right mask for your camping needs!Bring your CPAP accessoriesWhen camping, you may not be close to a CPAP clinic/store, so make sure to pack some extra CPAP accessories with you. It’s very important to carry extra CPAP filters during your camping trip as pollen and dust can accumulate faster inside your machine. Replacing your CPAP filters regularly during your trip will help keep your machine working great during...