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Travel Machine

Hi. Can anyone recommend a good travel CPAP machine. I have an iSleep 20i machine at the moment and a respironics nasal mask. I would like…

Started by Karen Langlois

7 May 16
Reply by Karen Langlois

Sleep Apnea??

I am new to this forum so not sure if this is the right place to post this so please delete if not appropriate. I am not looking for medica…

Started by RK176

5 May 12
Reply by Kath Hope

Positive Effects Since Treatment for Sleep Apnoea (CPAP or other)

Thought it would be good (especially for newbies or people who suspect they may have our 'condition') to start a new discussion on the POSI…

Started by Kath Hope

29 May 12
Reply by Adam Humphreys

Blood in nose

Even though I am getting on quite well with using the CPAP I have a constant problem of blood in my nose when I blow it in the mornings and…

Started by Karen Hamer

4 May 2
Reply by Kath Hope

Problems with rainout in my mask

Hi, My name is Carlos and i have been diagnosed with sleep apnoea quite recently.I have been using a Breas iSleep 20 with heated humidifier…

Started by Txarly

17 Mar 23
Reply by Sleep2snore

Feeling deflated

Hi everyone I haven't posted in a while but that was because I thought everything was going ok...how wrong I was! My partner told me one…

Started by Jayzee

8 Mar 21
Reply by Kath Hope

Advice needed

Hi. I have recently been diagnosed with OSAS and to say it's changed my life is an understatement.i have been given a CPAP machine with 3 d…

Started by Jo Read

2 Mar 17
Reply by Sleep2snore

New to CPAP and related disorders

Hi everyone, ifor the last 18 months - 2 years I have suffered with 'zonking' out episodes to the point where I can't wake up, open my eyes…

Started by Jayzee

6 Mar 17
Reply by Sleep2snore

Head Reshaped

My mask is as loose as I can make it without leaks (or worse the mask farts that wake me up). However over the last year that I have been…

Started by Kevin Morgan

2 Mar 17
Reply by Sleep2snore

Cleaning

Hi all would it be ok to clean my mask and tubes with a cold water steriliser i.e. Milton thanks

Started by Ted

4 Feb 26
Reply by Ted

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A Perry is now a member of Hope2SleepGuide
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Kevin Pigott posted a discussion

Portable Machines

Does anyone have experience of using a portable machine? I have been invited to join a walking holiday in the far east and at some overnight stops there may be no 220V supply for a mains operated machine.  Kevin.See More
Sep 13
Mauro Cipriani replied to Mauro Cipriani's discussion Side Effects of CPAP / Corneal Ulcer
"Hi Kath, thanks for your reply. Just had an eye Clinic appointment and consultant fairly certain that this is attributable to mask leakage. I suffer with dry eyes and have prescribed gels and drops anyway, need to put more gel in. I will try some…"
Sep 11
Kath Hope replied to Susan Mooney's discussion Jury Service
"Sorry to hear that Susan.  If he's still so tired it would be worth asking for help with the clinic in case his pressures need adjusting (assuming he uses his CPAP for all sleeps of course, as that would cause tiredness).  If his…"
Sep 8
Susan Mooney replied to Susan Mooney's discussion Jury Service
"Thanks Kath, he has been on cpap for a few years now and has regular check ups but is still extremely tired when he relaxes, he is also self employed which is another stumbling point. They are a pain these jury service, will need to look into it.…"
Sep 7
Kath Hope replied to Susan Mooney's discussion Jury Service
"Hi Susan and welcome :) Regarding your question about jury service, I don't know much about the exemptions as I've never been called up and hope I aren't! However, if your husband is on good CPAP therapy and approved by the DVLA to…"
Sep 7
Kath Hope replied to Mauro Cipriani's discussion Side Effects of CPAP / Corneal Ulcer
"Sorry you've had no response to this post Mauro as I was hoping someone may have an answer, as corneal ulcer's isn't something I've heard of caused by CPAP.  However, we do often warn of why it's important to ensure the…"
Sep 7
Susan Mooney posted a discussion

Jury Service

Hello,Thanks for adding me...my husband has chronic sleep apnea and has just received papers for jury service. Does anyone know if he can be exempt from this?SueSee More
Sep 6
Susan Mooney is now a member of Hope2SleepGuide
Sep 6
joy Fuchter is now a member of Hope2SleepGuide
Sep 4
Kath Hope replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"Hi Julia.  I struggle with neck pain too and I use the alternative softcap headgear.Due to the fact the straps stick anywhere on the cap it means I can angle the lower straps upwards instead of across the back of my neck, as I have to have my…"
Sep 3
Iain Noble replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"This seems to be a common problem. http://www.cpaptalk.com/viewtopic/t92805/search.php?keywords=no+neck+strap FWIW I wear a Quattro FX full face mask and have not problems with the straps. http://tinyurl.com/y7n8fny2 Regards, Iain Noble"
Sep 3
julia nash replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"Hi Everyone  Just looking for advice please, I have arthritis in my neck with bony spurs, I have been getting terrible headaches and awful neck pain which lasts nearly all day I have a responics machine with full face mask, i think the lower…"
Sep 3
julia nash is now a member of Hope2SleepGuide
Sep 3
Sleep2snore replied to simon howlett's discussion finally no more sleep apnea
"Nice result."
Sep 3
Kath Hope replied to simon howlett's discussion finally no more sleep apnea
"Fabulous news Simon - so happy for you! Was that after weight loss?"
Aug 29
simon howlett posted a discussion

finally no more sleep apnea

hi allnot posted here for a long time but this was a valuable source of information when it all startedwell i have been off sleep apnea machine now for nearly 8 weeks and just returned from holiday to find my results from last sleep study…See More
Aug 29
Mauro Cipriani posted a discussion

Side Effects of CPAP / Corneal Ulcer

I wondered if any CPAP users have experienced any side effects from their CPAP use.I suffer with dry eye syndrome, they think this is due to air leakages from my face mask. I have to use an eye gel at night and drips in the day. This has generally…See More
Aug 28
ashley yeats added a discussion to the group Buy-Sell-Swap
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ResMed Mirage Quattro Full Face CPAP Mask UK Large

new and unopened apart from a small tear on the right of the packaging open to offersSee More
Aug 25
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Aug 25

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