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New full face mask
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Hi, I’ve been using the ResMed mirage Quattro since I was as diagnosed5 years ago. I’ve always hated it and found it so uncomfortable. Last week I bought myself a ResMed  airfit F20 with quiet air…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Sleep2snore Aug 8, 2018.

One year on
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Hi, I was diagnosed with chronic obstructive sleep apnoea and got a cpap machine a year ago after a few years exhaustion , depression and falling asleep all the time. It was so bad, falling asleep in…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Edam Jul 24, 2014.

 

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Sleep2snore replied to Cathy's discussion New full face mask
"If it works for you use it. They are a bit quieter I am told so on its own will help, but comfort is the name of the game and if it fits the bill........ Glad you found a mask that works for you."
Aug 8, 2018
Cathy posted a discussion

New full face mask

Hi, I’ve been using the ResMed mirage Quattro since I was as diagnosed5 years ago. I’ve always hated it and found it so uncomfortable. Last week I bought myself a ResMed  airfit F20 with quiet air and it’s the best thing ever. Nothing covering my eyes , much quieter and the mask rarely moves. I feel that I’ve had the best sleep this past week than I’ve had since I was diagnosed. Just wanted to share and tell you how great I think it is. And no, I don’t work for ResMed! Thanks, CathySee More
Jul 11, 2018
Cathy replied to Kath Hope's discussion New Silent Night MASK LINERS for CPAP, BiPAP, APAP + Ventilators
"Hi kath, these look great. I'm looking at this mask just now as I hate the headgear. Hybrid Full Face Mask by InnoMed Do you or anyone on the site know anything about this. I might but the liners in the meantime cx"
May 6, 2015
Edam replied to Cathy's discussion One year on
"Fisher Paykel make a oral mask called a Oracle which fits in the mouth and the strap fits more on your neck rather than your head. I bought one but I could not get on with it but I still keep it around .It could be useful if my nose and face got…"
Jul 24, 2014
Kath Hope replied to Cathy's discussion One year on
"That's great to hear how your life is so improved after a year on CPAP Cathy.  We're the lucky ones to have got diagnosed, as there's so many poor folk out there, unaware they're sufferers of OSA, struggling on as best they…"
Jul 10, 2014
Cathy posted a discussion

One year on

Hi, I was diagnosed with chronic obstructive sleep apnoea and got a cpap machine a year ago after a few years exhaustion , depression and falling asleep all the time. It was so bad, falling asleep in the middle if conversations, at work at my desk, if I sat down with a student, I'm sure you all know how it feels. I was extremely embarrassed and upset by the thus and eventually a doctor at my practice referred me to hospital. I was terrified to find out that I stopped breathing about 100 times…See More
Jul 10, 2014
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