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my machine is gone now.....

Ive been going for the last year now, and the girl told me that cos i have severe obstructive sleep apnea, they would work with me on getti…

Started by Geraldine Burrows in Sleep Apnoea

1 May 23, 2011
Reply by Kath Hope

Anyone who has children with Apnea ?

Hi   I have a 3 year old and a 16mth old who have apnea My 3 year old is waiting for a PSG following tonsil adenoid and supraglottoplasty p…

Started by carol murphy in Sleep Apnoea

15 May 19, 2011
Reply by carol murphy

Heated hose

  The UK heated hose has reached market. An end to rainout and cold noses!     http://www.eu-pap.co.uk/hybernite-heated-breathing-tube.html

Started by Tigers Fan in Sleep Apnoea

0 May 17, 2011

25% of U.S. children have sleep apnea.


Started by RockRpsgt in Sleep Apnoea

4 May 14, 2011
Reply by RockRpsgt

Understanding ResScan CPAP reports

On Resmed's RealSleep uk site, I've just come across a sample CPAP report for an S9.  If I've understood the report correctly it looks as i…

Started by Lisa in Sleep Apnoea

4 May 12, 2011
Reply by RockRpsgt

Sleep Apnoea Support Group Meeting - Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire

The Humberside Sleep Apnoea Support Group (HSASG) whose committee I am a member of, are holding a Sleep Apnoea Support Group Meeting for an…

Started by Kath Hope in Sleep Apnoea

1 May 11, 2011
Reply by Lisa

National Stop Snoring Week

This week is National Stop Snoring Week, and what better way for most of us to 'stop snoring' is to ensure we use our CPAP every night. Sno…

Started by Kath Hope in Sleep Apnoea

0 May 9, 2011

Ed Miliband to have Operation for his Sleep Apnoea

(Sorry to hear Ed Miliband has sleep apnoea, but he's in a great position to spread awareness.  Let's hope he does).     "Ed Miliband is to…

Started by Kath Hope in Sleep Apnoea

7 May 9, 2011
Reply by carol murphy

Question for Rock :)

Hi   I have a question for you not sure if you can answer :   Post sigh Apnea:  What is your definition of it and is it totally normal   Th…

Started by carol murphy in Sleep Apnoea

6 May 9, 2011
Reply by carol murphy

Throwing up or Acid Reflux with sleep apnea

So, I'm wondering if anyone suffered from acid reflux or threw up alot before being put on CPAP? My Andrew who is on CPAP threw up almost n…

Started by katie in Sleep Apnoea

2 May 9, 2011
Reply by carol murphy


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Sue Butcher replied to Sue Butcher's discussion RESMED S9 ESCAPE CPAP AND HUMIDIFIER in the group Buy-Sell-Swap
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Dennis Pramas replied to Darryl Milligan's discussion Humidity and AHI
"Hi Darryl, I have a similar experience concerning increased humidity and AHI. For about one year I have been using the ResMed s9 Autoset with F20 mask, a pressure setting of 10 cm H2O without a humidifier and have been averaging AHI below 5. The…"
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First week with CPAP and it's not going well

Hi all,First of all, I would like to say what a great forum! I feel I might just be using this more often.A little background if I may?I was diagnosed late last year with OSA, with an AHI of 29 - so on the edge of severe OSA. If I'm honest, I wasn't…See More
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Kath Hope replied to Ruth Furniss's discussion Blocked nose
"Definitely nothing inside the humidifier chamber except plain water.  Olbas Oil on a tissue or Vicks as Eric states, and there's a more detailed article on the website here https://www.hope2sleep.co.uk/blog/cpap-masks-with-a-cold.html"
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Eric Swindon replied to Ruth Furniss's discussion Blocked nose
"I have never done that because the general consensus is that any addition to the humidifier chamber might corode the metal plate. However, I do get the odd cold and frequently suffer from blocked nose at least on one side and my answer which works…"
Dec 17, 2018
Ruth Furniss posted a discussion

Blocked nose

If you have a cold and blocked nose can you put a couple of drops of olbas oil in your humidifier water?See More
Dec 17, 2018
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Rod J Brunton posted a discussion

NEEDED: CPAP nasal pillow style mask & headgear - FX, DREAMWEAR or any similar style

Does anyone have a nasal pillow style mask & headgear they don't like or don't use? Mine vanished somewhere between Vancouver & Glasgow & I didn't notice till I got to Kirky.  I have a spare one at home, but that's not helping me while I…See More
Dec 12, 2018
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Andy Falconer replied to Andy Falconer's discussion First night with CPAP
"Hi Kath, I'm hoping the next few nights will see me get my AHI down further, but i'm also keen not to put too much pressure on the situation. I have to say i'm very impressed with the Hope2Sleep service so far, with regular updates…"
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