I am relatively new to cpap. I was provided with 2 face masks and 2 nasal masks and have been trialling all of them. I think I am both mouth an nose breather but only one nasal mask seems to suit me enough to keep it on most of the night. I too…"
"Thanks folks :o)
Useful tips there.
Have to say my sleep apnoea dept in hospital have sent me 4 masks to try (and a chin strap ....more mirth lol)
Has anyone suffered with a sore tongue? GP gave me moisture gel. I only get the ptoblem with nasal…"
"Hi Kath and members,
It's great to have somewhere to vent
I started on cpap a few months ago. It's taking me a while to get used to it.
Anyone else find it hard to breathe normally when first putting the mask on each night? Using ramp has…"
"Thanks will do xxI actually asked the clinic yesterday. They thought it was a good idea, but wasn't something they do. They do however break into new headgear packs to take odd ones out (so no idea if they can still pass on the…"
"Glenys, if you move this post to our Buy, Sell and Swap section people are more likely to see it. You should see a tab to it on the top bar or click this link to take you there http://hope2sleepguide.co.uk/group/buy-sell
The reason the clinics give…"
Is there a swap section on here, please?I have some Large Nuance nasal pillows, still in their package, that I won't be using, and wondered if there is anyone out there with some mediums that they don't need and could swap with me please?Our clinic…See More
"Sorry David as missed your question. To be fair all the manufacturers say to use distilled water in the manual, but as you've discovered it's hard to get it here. I live in a very hard water area so I do purchase it but it's not…"
"Welcome. I was diagnosed in 2009 at 80+ events per hour, but was discharged by the sleep clinic many years ago, on the basis that I was "self managing". I bought an APAP machine, which allows me to see how well I am doing, and…"