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Dreamwear mask
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HiLongtime readers of this forum may remember I've lamented the discontinuation of the Respironics Comfort Curve mask.  It was like no other, with a nasal pillow without prongs that sat under the…Continue

Tags: Review, Mask, Dreamwear, Respironics

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jonathan Aug 1, 2016.

3D printing
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Here's an interesting article which hints at what the future may hold…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kath Hope Sep 2, 2014.

Finding a new mask
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HiI started out a few years ago, with my NHS-issued Respironics ComfortGel mask.  On my search for a better mask, I found an on-line guide (no longer available, alas) which asked for various detailed…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kath Hope Sep 2, 2014.

APAP versus CPAP
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Hi I have just switched from a Respironics CPAP machine to a DeVilbiss APAP machine.  What a difference! I have had a lactose intolerance for longer than I have been on CPAP therapy.  The intolerance…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kath Hope Jan 6, 2014.

 

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Jonathan replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"I know nothing about TMJ, and have no experience with this Sleepweaver mask https://www.cpap.com/productpage/sleepweaver-anew-full-face-cpap-mask but might that work for you?  I carry a Sleepweaver nasal mask when I am travelling as an…"
Nov 24, 2021
Jonathan replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"After many (many!) years on CPAP, I can now open my mouth and even talk, whilst the CPAP is blowing air up my nose.  I guess it's trained my airways."
Aug 24, 2021
Jonathan replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"I use a Respironics DreamWear mask which doesn't go near the bridge of my nose.  Different masks suit different folk."
Aug 23, 2021
Jonathan replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"Hi It may be worth a chat with your sleep clinic to see if they have a different mask you could try.  And Kath's mask liners may help (I hear, I've never had a problem).  Overtightening your mask can be a cause of leaks…"
Aug 23, 2021
Jonathan replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"Hi Emma, Wow you're having a tough time.  All I can say is keep pestering the hospital and ask them to put you to the top of the list due to their mistake.  I find being "persistent but distressed" works better than being…"
Aug 19, 2021
Jonathan replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"Those adrenaline shots when you stop breathing and your brain wakes you up can certainly send you dashing to the loo.  CPAP worked for me too (diagnosed 2008). Great night's sleep on night one, and only got better."
Jan 18, 2021
Jonathan replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"Hi Stuart.  Reading what you say, you had sleep apnoea, you are being treated, and therefore you are now symptom-free.  Perhaps your social worker doesn't know what sleep apnoea is, and is simply covering their own backside.  Do…"
Jun 10, 2020
Jonathan replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"Hi I live in London, so we have lots of limescale in the tap water.  Originally I used Purified Water BP from the pharmacy.  Then I switched to using supermarket bottled water - it's food-grade after all.  I got a bit of scale in…"
Mar 30, 2020
Jonathan replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"Hi Lynn I bought my machine many (many!) years ago.  It's a DeVilbiss Intellipap (also sold as a SleepCube) APAP machine and I am very happy with it although no doubt the technology has moved on.  I am replying to mention that I…"
Mar 22, 2020
Jonathan replied to The SleepGuide Crew's discussion Welcome to our Forum - Feel Free to Introduce Yourself Here.
"Hi Thankfully I do not suffer from claustrophobia, but I did start off (over 10 years ago) with a big bulky mask.  I soon purchased my own mask which was much more minimal.  Currently I am using a Dreamwear…"
Aug 10, 2019

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Treatment Being Used, if any?
CPAP
If Machine Being Used, What Make or Model?
Respironics M Series
If Mask Being Used, What Type or Name?
Sleepweaver

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At 0:12 on September 15, 2012, Kath Hope said…

Great to see you've joined us on here Jonathan.  Hope you find the forum beneficial to you and look forward to your posts.  If you'd like to introduce yourself to the others, this post is a good place to start... http://hope2sleepguide.co.uk/forum/topics/welcome-from-kath-mike

Best Wishes and Good Sleep!

Kath

 
 
 

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Tony left a comment for Zia
"Hi Zia, that’s fine, postage shouldn’t be too much I hope, I’ve bought 2 masks from someone else who sent them in a shoe box signed for and it was less than £5. Do you have PayPal as that gives us both a bit of extra security…"
17 hours ago
Zia left a comment for Tony
"Hi Tony, I could do both for £80 plus postage? No worries if not."
18 hours ago
Tony left a comment for Zia
"Hi Zia, been using the F30i for a few days. Just in case you were interested if you were more or less willing to match the price of the other guy (37.50 incl postage)then I’d buy one, possibly both, off you as this guy hasn’t got another…"
yesterday
Dave Jones replied to Dave Jones's discussion Consultant recommendation please?
"Hi Kath, thank you for your response.  I did a sleep study privately and the result diagnosed moderate OSA.  I purchased an automatic machine subsequently. The results from the machine have been analysed. They came back saying 2 episodes…"
Friday
Gideon Hillman replied to Gideon Hillman's discussion ResMed AirMini Travel CPAP Machine With Extras Bundle and ResMed Travel Case in the group Buy-Sell-Swap
"This item is now SOLD"
Jan 17
Gideon Hillman replied to Gideon Hillman's discussion ResMed AirMini Travel CPAP Machine With Extras Bundle and ResMed Travel Case in the group Buy-Sell-Swap
"Hi Tracey im sorry but this was sold in the last two weeks and I forgot to mark it as SOLD"
Jan 17
Tracey Tilley replied to Gideon Hillman's discussion ResMed AirMini Travel CPAP Machine With Extras Bundle and ResMed Travel Case in the group Buy-Sell-Swap
"Hello Gideon, I have friended you and sent a mail to my sleep clinic just to check it's OK for me. If they say yes, I want to buy the Mini. Where are you please?Tracey."
Jan 17
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Jan 15
Zia left a comment for Tony
"No worries Tony, yeah you get one free a year on the NHS but I was but spare as they tend to last 4-5."
Jan 11
Tony left a comment for Zia
"Hi Zia, thanks for your reply. I've just managed to buy one now for £37.50 from Facebook Marketplace. I do hope you manage to sell them. I think they cost about £120 new, but I'm sure some people get them free from the NHS but…"
Jan 10
Zia left a comment for Tony
"What's your best price Tony?"
Jan 10
Tony left a comment for Zia
"Hi Zia, I'll be honest it was looking to pay less, though I understand given the amount you paid. Can you do less? Best regards, Tony"
Jan 10
Zia left a comment for Tony
"Hi Tony thanks for responding, I was think about £70 for it? I purcahsed last year for £105."
Jan 8
Zia and Tony are now friends
Jan 8
Tony replied to Zia's discussion For Sale Resmed F30i Medium Full Face Mask in the group Buy-Sell-Swap
"Hi yes am interested. Do reply to my friend request so you can say how much you would like. With thanks, T"
Jan 8
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Jan 8
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Jan 8
Zia replied to Zia's discussion For Sale Resmed F30i Medium Full Face Mask in the group Buy-Sell-Swap
"Added pictutes."
Jan 7

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