Bi-level Positive Airway Pressure


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Bi-level Positive Airway Pressure is a device that is used should you suffering from sleep apnoea or respiratory problems. It involves the user wearing a mask with a tube attached and the device monitors and applies pressure depending on inhalation or exhalation. It is designed to help aid clear breathing and unblock airways. It is thought to benefit lung disease and if you have high carbon dioxide levels. It can be an expensive method of treatment and you are encouraged to try Continuous Positive Airflow Pressure (CPAP) devices before trying this one. The device does not provide a permanent cure.