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 […]

Lumin Sanitizer

Lumin CPAP cleaner is different from the SoClean 2, it uses a UV light source to clean and disinfect your CPAP equipment. This UV light sanitation system is not new, yet it is not very commonly found in home sanitizer units and cleaners. UV light is capable of destroying mild bacteria, viruses and even several […]

The History of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)

CPAP history

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a condition whereby the upper airway partially or completely collapses during sleep resulting in snoring and/or complete cessation of breathing. The earliest records of snoring and sleep apnea date back more than 2,000 years. In 1836, OSA was described not by a clinician but by the author Charles Dickens. In […]

Treatment for Sleep Apnea

If you suspect you may have sleep apnea, the first thing to do is to see your doctor. It is important to take a record of your sleep, fatigue levels throughout the day, and any other symptoms you might be having to your doctor. It would not be a bad idea to ask your bed […]

Shaq Attacks Sleep Apnea

We get asked so many times, “What’s the point of actually using the therapy? I don’t like it! Isn’t it just a money grab anyway?” You may think snoring is a minor problem, but it can be a lot more than that. Just ask NBA Hall of Fame Shaquille O’Neal, whose rambunctious snoring bothered his girlfriend enough for her […]