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Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a serious illness. If you suspect that a patient may have it, do them a favor and order a sleep study to confirm. Left untreated, OSA leads to heart attacks and strokes, and it has associations with other conditions including diabetes, hypertension, and dementia.
Researchers at Umeå University in Sweden have discovered unique muscle fibers in the soft palate of the mouth in both infants and adults. The fibers seem to be present in greater number in snorers and sleep apnea patients. The findings were recently published article in the Journal of Anatomy.
NASHVILLE, TN — This Fox 17 News Waste Watch investigation shows hundreds of millions of tax dollars funding sleep apnea studies every year.
And Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) says more than a hundred million of that money could be wasted.
Every year I write a public service column about sleep apnea because this machine called CPAP – it stands for continuous positive airway pressure – that I’ve been using now for almost 20 years likely saved my life.
Cold and Flu Season
It’s that time of year again — cold and flu season. When germs lurk all around us — just waiting to latch on. That means its more important than ever to keep your CPAP mask clean. So even if you do get a cold, it won’t linger longer than it has to. Just follow these easy steps. Continue reading
The DreamWear Nasal CPAP Mask is a real breakthrough in CPAP masks. It features an under-the-nose cushion and a frame that allows air to pass through. The mask is available in a variety of configurations to help better fit a wide range of users. The cushion prevents red marks, discomfort or irritation in the nostrils or on the bridge of the nose.
Designed to feel like you’re not wearing a mask, DreamWear’s innovative design directs airflow through the frame so you can sleep comfortably with more freedom of movement.
- Innovative, lightweight Frame
- Open Line of Sight
- Under the Nose Cushion
- Hose Connection at Crown of Head
- Multiple Sizes and Fit Pack Available
- Fit Pack includes medium frame and 4 Cushions, (Small, Medium, Medium-Wide, and Large)
Individual sizes are available for just $98.99, or the DreamWear Fit Pack comes with a medium frame and 4 cushions for just 109.00. You can use the handy fit guide to find the best size for you.
You can buy the DreamWear Nasal CPAP Mask, CPAP Machines, tubing and all of your CPAP supplies at CPAP America, 707 Mantua Pike, West Deptford, NJ 08096. Feel free to contact us at 1-800-569-0167.
Although millions of Americans suffer yearly from sleep apnea, not many are aware of what it even is, including many who suffer from it. Here is a video released by the Mayo Clinic Health System.
Of course, sleep apnea is a serious condition that should not be ignored and needs to be treated in a professional manner. However, do you ever get sick and tired (no pun intended) of seeing all the serious videos that are posted about it online?
Check out this humorous approach posted by ResMed.
If you feel you are suffering from sleep apnea, CPAP America will guide you through the process from ordering your home sleep test, getting set up, and working with you to get your results in a timely fashion. The best part is, the sooner you get tested and diagnosed, the sooner you can start getting treated – and enjoying the benefits. Feel free to contact us at 1-800-569-0167.
NBA legend Shaquille O’Neil receives treatment for sleep apnea in this video. After talking with Harvard sleep specialists as they prepare him for an overnight sleep study, it was determined that O’Neil has moderate obstructive sleep apnea. O’Neil received treatment, and according to the video, it seems to have helped him.
Are you suffering from sleep apnea? CPAP America will guide you through the process from ordering your home sleep test, getting set up, and working with you to get your results in a timely fashion. The best part is, the sooner you get tested and diagnosed, the sooner you can start getting treated – and enjoying the benefits. Feel free to contact us at 1-800-569-0167.
The Amara View Full Face CPAP Mask by Philips Respironics is a full face CPAP mask without a forehead support. This gives full face CPAP mask wearers something to celebrate!
You can now experience CPAP therapy with an unobstructed view. An under the nose cushion design prevents red marks and irritation on the bridge of your nose.
- Read or watch TV with an unobstructed view.
- Wear your glasses until you are ready to fall asleep.
- Headgear features soft, comfortable straps and quick release tabs
- One modular frame for all cushion sizes.
- The mask is light on your face.
- Short Tube with Elbow and Swivel
- Replacement cushions available.
Regularly $169.00, this exceptional mask is now available at just $119.00 — this is a limited time offer, while supplies last. What’s more, the Amara View Full Face CPAP Mask ships absolutely FREE!
You can buy CPAP Machines, tubing and all of your CPAP supplies at CPAP America, 707 Mantua Pike, West Deptford, NJ 08096. Feel free to contact us at 1-800-569-0167.