"Hi Steve and welcome to the group. Sounds like you're with a good clinic who are trying hard to help you. I too struggled many years ago when first on CPAP and I also am prone to nasal bridge problems but need a full face mask. The 2 that…"
I'm under the care of an amazing NHS clinic in Nottingham, but I just don't seem to be able to find a mask that I can wear successfully all night. I'm on my eighth mask now (they let me take a different one each time!) but I still wake up in pain…See More
"Hi Derrick. This is why we advise people do not join the public forum with their full names. I have no problem with this as I don't post anything private, so I have chosen to keep my full name, but for people concerned with being…"
Hi All,I have been asked many times how do I go camping and do so much backpacking with a CPAP machine, so I put up a blog post to try and inspire people, it is all possible. I didn't put any of the specifics in the blog post, just some basic info,…See More
"Thanks for sharing this Richard (and also welcome to the forum). Great to see you don't let using CPAP be an obstacle in your life, and also good to note you have the energy to enjoy your backpacking :)"
I thought I would write this blog post to hopefully inspire others. Using a CPAP isn't the end of the world if you are an outdoors person. If you like a bit of car camping there are many options, cheap lead acid/sealed batteries are available and…See More