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itching scalp
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Having used a full face mask for about 6 months I have recently developed a rash above my left ear and in a line across my scalp .I have just obtained the strap covers and have noticed that they do…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kath Hope Dec 4, 2011.

morning tiredness
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Except for one or two visits to the toilet during the early hours i now seem to wake up feeling reasonably refreshed at 7am and remain so until about 10.30 11.0, after which i feel really drowsy.I…Continue

Tags: Morning, Fatigue, Tired

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kath Hope Nov 11, 2011.

 

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My Interest in Sleep Apnoea
I have Sleep Apnoea, I may have Sleep Apnoea
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CPAP
If Machine Being Used, What Make? (e.g., Respironics M Series with A-Flex Auto-Adjusting CPAP)
Resmed
If Mask Being Used, What Type? (e.g., ResMed Activa Nasal Mask)
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At 21:43 on March 8, 2012, Kath Hope said…

Thanks for the update Tony and it will be interesting to know how you get on with the new shampoo.  If it's successful then would you mind adding comments to the original 'Itching Scalp' discussion you started, as it will help others?

Are you using the original Quattro or the Quattro FX Tony?  The main problem people get when tightening this mask is dreadful sores on the bridge of their noses.

At 20:55 on October 25, 2011, Kath Hope said…

Welcome to the Forum Tony, and hope you find it helpful.  Let me know if you need any help.

Best Wishes + Good Sleep!

Kath

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