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Living with Sleep Apena and the realities associated with it

Living with sleep apnea

Everyone wants to receive a restful night’s sleep. Humans are the only living creatures that will delay sleeping on purpose. Every other mammal on the planet sleeps when their body tells them to. However, when you have untreated obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) sometimes lack of sleep is inevitable. Below are the list of 3 realities […]

CPAP Mask Leaks: Causes and Solutions

cpap mask leaks

CPAP therapy can have immediate positive effects on your sleep. Though there’s a period of adjustment while you get used to the feel of the pressurized air and mask, many people notice right away that there’s a difference in their energy level after a night or two of CPAP therapy.They may wake up without the […]

Is your CPAP Pressure Settings Important ?

After a CPAP machine purchase and once the prescription has been received, our CPAP experts program the pressure settings on the CPAP machine based on the physician’s prescription and recommendations. For fixed pressure CPAP machines, the physician has prescribed the least amount of pressure needed to keep the airway open. This one setting will be […]

Perfect Valentine’s Day Gift for Your Snoring Partner

Gift for snoring partner

Many studies have indicated that snoring could cause relationship tension to grow in the following ways: Sleeping in separate rooms Irritability due to sleep loss Partner resentment Helplessness and guilty Don’t worry, we hear your concerns and we’re here to help! To find the right solution for your partner’s snoring, look at some key points […]

4 Popular CPAP Masks of 2019

4 Popular CPAP masks for 2019

CPAP masks come in different types and different sizes across all brands, and the one that you choose should be based on personal preferences to suit your needs. There are three main categories of CPAP Masks: Full Face Mask Nasal Mask Nasal Pillow Mask As the name suggests a full face mask rests over your […]

Using CPAP in the Winter

The holiday season is over and a new year has begun. It’s time for optimism where anything seems possible, but there’s still a few months left of winter, which means a few more months of drier, colder air passing into your airway every night when you use you CPAP machine to treat sleep apnea. Colder […]

6 Benefits of Soclean2 Sanitizer

SoClean2

SoClean 2 CPAP Cleaner and Sanitizing machine uses activated oxygen to eliminate germs and bacteria that can be found in your CPAP machine and accessories. The SoClean 2 CPAP Cleaner is compatible with any sleep apnea machine, however most will require an adapter. Please note that additional adapters will not come with the purchase of […]

Health Risks of Untreated Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Health Risks of Untreated Sleep Apnea

Untreated OSA can cause a range of problems, from lifestyle interference to potentially life-threatening conditions. Sometimes people who have OSA don’t recognize their symptoms, simply because the symptoms have slowly worsened over months or years rather than appearing suddenly.  Low oxygen levels and sleep deprivation can lead to: High Blood Pressure Heart Attack Stroke Sexual […]