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    texasbell2 posted:
    There are several surgurys that might help with your sleep disorder.there are a few people that can not wear the cpap for various reasons. i know i am one of those who can't wear a cpap. also one of the first to get ss disabilty for this. i have been on disability since 1999. i suffer from all of the long term effects of not using it. i wish the cpap would have worked for me. please don't give up until you have tried everything.
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    Byroney_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Dear texasbell2,

    Thank you for sharing your experiences with us. I am sorry to hear CPAP was not a viable option for you, but I am cheered by your positive message "Don't give up until you've tried everything." I second that!

    You may have already tried these, but here's an article on Mouth Devices for Sleep Apnea .

    Best wishes,

    I haven't failed. I've found 10,000 ways that won't work. -Benjamin Franklin

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