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CPAP - Continuous Positive Airway Pressure

Sleep is an important part of staying healthy for children of all ages. Children may have sleep disturbances for many different reasons. Your child may be prescribed CPAP (Continuous positive airway pressure) to use while they are sleeping.

Commencing on CPAP is a decision that is made between yourself and your child’s medical team.

This page was last updated at 1:15PM on October 2, 2017.