Time for a new CPAP Machine?

Posted by Admin on Oct 14, 2017 12:00:25 PM

 

After you get a CPAP machine to help with your sleep apnea, you know that you have to maintain it. That means cleaning it regularly, checking for wear and tear, and replacing smaller parts when needed. But at some point, did you know that you may need to replace the entire machine? All good things must come to an end, and typically, a CPAP machine lasts around five years, depending on your frequency of maintenance, and overall usage.

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Topics: CPAP Machines, cpap machine replacement, cpap machine maintenance

Top Tips from a CPAP Veteran

Posted by Admin on Oct 1, 2017 10:54:55 AM

Are you concerned about your sleep? Has your significant other or spouse complained about your snoring and informed you that you seem to stop breathing when you sleep? Are you finding yourself tired during the workday? I had these concerns and my doctor diagnosed me with sleep apnea.

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Topics: CPAP Masks, CPAP Machines, CPAP tips

How to Get the Best Results out of Your CPAP Machine

Posted by Admin on Jun 26, 2017 10:06:24 PM

When you have trouble sleeping every night and feel exhausted even after just waking up, a visit to your doctor should be in order. If you are diagnosed with sleep apnea, your treatment may include using a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure machine.

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Topics: Sleeping Disorder, Sleep Apnea, CPAP Machines, Better Sleep

The Benefits of Using CPAP

Posted by Admin on Apr 25, 2017 11:32:22 AM

If you have been diagnosed with sleep apnea, your doctor may recommend that you get a sleep apnea machine. Commonly known as a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) machine, this form of sleep therapy can reduce and even prevent the serious consequences that you could suffer as a result of your sleep apnea. What are the benefits of sleep apnea machines? Here are 5 of them:

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Topics: CPAP Machines, Better Sleep, sleep and your heart, cpap benefits

CPAP Survival During Allergy Season

Posted by Admin on Apr 11, 2017 1:28:15 PM


For many people, the  of spring signals new beginnings, growth – and the onset of allergy season. And if you have sleep apnea, then you could be dreading this season. However, there are a number of ways you can reduce some of the allergy symptoms that can affect your sleep apnea treatment.

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Topics: CPAP Machines, change my cpap mask, cpap mask cleaning, cpap and allergies, allergies, allergy

Five Steps To Selecting the Right CPAP

Posted by Admin on Mar 21, 2017 12:30:20 PM


After you have been diagnosed with sleep apnea, your doctor probably prescribed a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) machine to help you sleep at night. This machine sends a gentle stream of air through your airways to keep them open while you sleep. But there isn’t just one single type of CPAP machine. You need to choose masks, tubes, the actual machine, as well as any upgrades you can optionally add. So how do you find the one that’s perfect for you? Below are five steps to help you select the right one:

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Topics: Sleep Apnea, CPAP Machines, obstructive sleep apnea, cpap mask, shopping

Humidifiers Demystified

Posted by Admin on Feb 12, 2017 3:54:47 PM

When you suffer from sleep apnea, a surefire solution is getting a CPAP machine. With its pump, mask, and tubes, the device sends air continuously along the tube into your mask, which keeps your airways open throughout the night. And that means a great night’s sleep.

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Topics: CPAP Machines, humidifiers, Humidifiers Demystified

Understanding CPAP

Posted by Admin on Feb 6, 2017 2:28:09 PM

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Topics: Sleep Apnea, CPAP Machines, obstructive sleep apnea, understanding CPAP

Is it time to replace the parts of your CPAP machine?

Posted by Admin on Jan 23, 2017 6:43:38 PM

Now that 2017 is in full swing, it is time to start taking a good look at your CPAP machine and do a bit of an inventory as to which parts are working great and which parts could stand to get a bit of an upgrade.

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Topics: CPAP Machines, cpap machine replacement, cpap machine parts

Why you should invest in CPAP humidification

Posted by Admin on Dec 24, 2016 1:29:47 PM

Winter has made its grand entrance over the past few weeks, a little ahead of schedule. And with the cold temperatures comes dry air. Many people own a humidifier that runs in certain rooms in their home (such as the bedroom) to inflict moisture in the air to make for a more comfortable living experience. Many new CPAP users may be surprised to learn that you can actually get a humidifier for your CPAP machine as well. But why do many people overlook this?

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Topics: CPAP Machines, humidifiers, CPAP tips

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