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...

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...

6 Tips for Tolerating CPAP

In the CPAP world most people fit into two general groups: you either love it or you hate it. There are a few people...

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...

Putting up with CPAP: Simple tips to improve sleep apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea is the most common of 3 types of apnea.  A person suffering from this disorder can have difficulties while sleeping due...

What is a sleep study?

  A sleep study, also known as a polysomnogram (PSG), is an overnight test that records multiple streams of information to help doctors gauge how...

Screening for Sleep Apnea

Do I have sleep apnea   The most common symptom by far for sleep apnea is snoring. Everyone that has sleep apnea snores but not everyone that...

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....

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...

STOP THE LEAKS!

STOP THE LEAKS! "This is so frustrating!  air is leaking all over the place." We know, we know.....everyone hates air leaks.  The leaks might wake you...