Travel Alot? Don’t let bulky CPAPs hold you back!

  Believe me, we have come a long way.  CPAP and BPAP machine were once very large and loud.  In fact, most people don't know...

Sleeping beauty – get better-looking With CPAP

Sleeping beauty on CPAP? We know that Obstructive sleep apnea is a dangerous yet common disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops during sleep. The gold-standard in...

I can’t breathe out against the fixed CPAP pressure!

CPAP is important in order to relieve any apneas (pauses in breathing) during sleep. The “C” in CPAP stands for continuous, which basically means...

I Snore, Do I Need a Doctor?

Everyone at some point or another has snored for different reasons.  Episodic snoring, after all,  is merely the sound produced by  the vibration of the...

What the heck is going with my dry mouth?

Having trouble with dry mouth?  A common complaint with CPAP is the morning dry mouth.  Having a dry mouth can impact a good night’s sleep....

I Hate CPAP!

CPAP stands for continuous positive airway pressure. Its meant to act as an airway “splint” to keep the upper airway open.  This, in turn,...

A, B, and Cs of positive airway pressure

What exactly does CPAP stand for?  Well, CPAP stands for continuous positive airway pressure.  There are, however, 3 types of PAP therapy: A, B,...

Inspire Upper Airway Stimulation

Inspire Upper Airway Stimulation (UAS) Information source: Inspire Medical Systems More and more people are starting to ask about the Inspire therapy.  Basically the Inspire device...

Is a Mandibular Advancement Device for me?

 Some people just can't take CPAP.  We fortunately there are other options.   A mandibular advancement device or Oral appliance therapy (OAT) works in a different...

Why Am I So Sleepy?

why am i so sleepy? If you're experiencing excessive sleepiness the differential diagnosis unfortunately is pretty broad.  Many times, poor sleep habits can be the...