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"Bless you and do understand, now you've got a diagnosis with 'hope' in sight for an…"

Kath Hope replied on Tuesday to Newly diagnosed via Phillips at home test and needing advice

6 yesterday
Reply by Damien

"You definitely will be in good hands Raza and we look forward to helping you soon :)…"

Kath Hope replied on Monday to Sleep disorder following mini stroke

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"Agree Damien, that although 14.6 is classed as mild (on the border of moderate thoug…"

Kath Hope replied on Monday to Newly diagnosed via Phillips at home test and needing advice

6 yesterday
Reply by Damien

"You're welcome Raza and if it's us at the charity you've booked the sleep study with…"

Kath Hope replied on Sunday to Sleep disorder following mini stroke

5 on Monday
Reply by Kath Hope

"Hi and welcome Damien What were the results of your sleep study....mild, moderate or…"

Kath Hope replied on Sunday to Newly diagnosed via Phillips at home test and needing advice

6 yesterday
Reply by Damien

"Hi Raza and glad you found us. Firstly to say, there are many of us who aren't overw…"

Kath Hope replied Feb 26 to Sleep disorder following mini stroke

5 on Monday
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"In one way John, bearing in mind your AHI was 45 on diagnosis, 9 is very good, altho…"

Kath Hope replied Jan 22 to Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.

704 Feb 26
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"Hi Crabbleite I can't speak for the Resmed Mirage FX, but we've sold the Wisp for ye…"

Kath Hope replied Jan 22 to Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.

704 Feb 26
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"Frankam, you're with a very good sleep clinic who remotely check and monitor your t…"

Kath Hope replied Jan 18 to Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.

704 Feb 26
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"Yes it can be a shock to get the results of a sleep study Mark and to find out you'r…"

Kath Hope replied Jan 15 to Newly diagnosed not sure what happens next - Scottish NHS

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Damien replied to Damien's discussion Newly diagnosed via Phillips at home test and needing advice
"Hi Kathy, i bit the bullet the other day and just ordered the apap. What is the usual waiting time for order and delivery completion in mainland UK? thanks  damien "
yesterday
Kath Hope replied to Damien's discussion Newly diagnosed via Phillips at home test and needing advice
"Bless you and do understand, now you've got a diagnosis with 'hope' in sight for an end, or at least vast improvements, to your symptoms.  We got some more machines ordered today, although only one APAP without a humifidier...the…"
Tuesday
Damien replied to Damien's discussion Newly diagnosed via Phillips at home test and needing advice
"Hi Kath, I’m just holding off to see final sight of my insurance docs and to speak to them (on the very unlikely chance they can do anything) but it does look like it will be excluded so will likely buy the apap this week and then see ENT…"
Tuesday
Kath Hope replied to Raza silveira's discussion Sleep disorder following mini stroke
"You definitely will be in good hands Raza and we look forward to helping you soon :)  Meanwhile, if you've not registered you might want to join us this Thursday on our support webinar…"
Monday
Kath Hope replied to Damien's discussion Newly diagnosed via Phillips at home test and needing advice
"Agree Damien, that although 14.6 is classed as mild (on the border of moderate though) I'd want that AHI and spo2 treating asap and especially if symptomatic. I'm not sure why you'd wait for recommendation from ENT though re CPAP when…"
Monday
Damien replied to Damien's discussion Newly diagnosed via Phillips at home test and needing advice
"Hi Kath, Many thanks for your reply. My diagnosis was mild at 14.6 AHI but that included a sp02 nadir of 82% and some events lasting up to 90 seconds so i certainly don't feel its mild! I managed to get through to the clinic today who said it…"
Monday
Raza silveira replied to Raza silveira's discussion Sleep disorder following mini stroke
"Yes it is and I am reassured that I am in very good hands. raza"
Monday
Kath Hope replied to Raza silveira's discussion Sleep disorder following mini stroke
"You're welcome Raza and if it's us at the charity you've booked the sleep study with then it will be me who gives you the results, and the sleep consultant we use is very thorough indeed and will take all your medical history and any…"
Sunday
Kath Hope replied to Damien's discussion Newly diagnosed via Phillips at home test and needing advice
"Hi and welcome Damien What were the results of your sleep study....mild, moderate or severe sleep apnoea?  You're right that most private insurance doesn't cover sleep apnoea, although will sometimes pay for an initial…"
Sunday
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Sunday
Damien posted a discussion

Newly diagnosed via Phillips at home test and needing advice

Hi all,I have recently been diagnosed with OSA via home test i paid for privately with Phillips and looking at some advice to get treated in the UK via NHS, private, or by sorting myself. I have never felt rested in the morning and people have…See More
Feb 28
Raza silveira replied to Raza silveira's discussion Sleep disorder following mini stroke
"Hi Kath Thank you very much for the detailed response and additional links. It is quite a relief to have problems shared and acknowledged. I am requesting the sleep test over two nights for good measure and will let you know how I get on. Raza"
Feb 27
Kath Hope replied to Raza silveira's discussion Sleep disorder following mini stroke
"Hi Raza and glad you found us. Firstly to say, there are many of us who aren't overweight, smokers or regular drinkers (mine's severe), as the main reason for sleep apnoea is due to craniofacial issues that we inherit, but of course being…"
Feb 26
Raza silveira posted a discussion

Sleep disorder following mini stroke

Hi Kath and everybody. My name is Raza and am new to this forum. It feels really good to sound out people who have first hand experience of sleep apnoea. I am 72 not overweight and do not drink or smoke. I had a mini stroke,cerebellum, just before…See More
Feb 26
Raza silveira replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"Hi Kath and everybody. My name is Raza and am new to this forum. It feels really good to sound out people who have first hand experience of sleep apnoea. I am 72 not overweight and do not drink or smoke. I had a mini stroke,cerebellum, just before…"
Feb 26
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Feb 26
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Hope2Sleep Charity's Free Online Webinar at Online

March 4, 2021 from 8pm to 9:30pm
All Welcome to our Hope2Sleep Charity's 2nd Online Webinar.  Please note you do not need a Zoom account to join our webinar and you won't be on camera so no need to be shy!You can also ask questions during the webinar to be answered by the…See More
Feb 25
Kath Hope posted an event
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Hope2Sleep Charity's Free Online Webinar at Online

March 4, 2021 from 8pm to 9:30pm
All Welcome to our Hope2Sleep Charity's 2nd Online Webinar.  Please note you do not need a Zoom account to join our webinar and you won't be on camera so no need to be shy!You can also ask questions during the webinar to be answered by the…See More
Feb 25
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Feb 25
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Feb 23

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