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Can Your SmartWatch Detect Sleep Apnea?

Can Your SmartWatch Detect Sleep Apnea?

Today, we’ll take a look at wearable sleep tracking and if it can be used for sleep apnea detection. Then we’ll tell you what you should do if you suspect that you or a loved one may have sleep apnea. But first, you’ll need just a quick understanding of what exactly sleep apnea is and how it’s diagnosed.

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ResMed AirSense 11 Review and Guide

ResMed took the world’s most popular CPAP machine and turned it up to eleven. Or so they say! If you’ve recently been looking for a new CPAP machine, you’ve probably noticed the hype around the long-awaited ResMed AirSense 11. But does it live up to the excitement? And how is it different from the AirSense 10? Is it worth upgrading or should you stick with a proven machine?

Before you buy your next CPAP machine, check out our comparison of the different models, as well as answers to the most common questions about ResMed’s newest offering.

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CPAP Water: Does It Need to Be Distilled? (Plus, How to Make Your Own)

CPAP Water Chamber Tips: Does it Need to be Distilled? | Aeroflow Sleep

A CPAP humidifier can be the key to sleep therapy success, making your airflow more comfortable and eliminating symptoms like dry mouth and sore throat– but always having to keep distilled water around is a bit of a pain. Is bottled water just as good? What would happen if you used tap water anyway? Is your doctor just in the pocket of Big Water? 

In truth, the answer to these questions can have a big impact on your health and on your wallet. Read on to learn about what kinds of water you can use in your CPAP machine, how the right kind of water can save you money, and even how to make your own distilled water!

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The AirFit N20 Ultimate Guide and Review

If you’re considering the AirFit N20, you don’t need a sales spiel, you need to know how it stacks up in the real world! That’s why we’ve put together this collection of answers to common questions about ResMed’s most popular nasal CPAP mask. In our no-nonsense review we’ll take a look at who this mask is right for and who it’s not right for. Then we’ll compare it against some similar masks so you can make the right decision for you.

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CPAP Supplies Near Me (How to Get the Benefits of a CPAP Store From Home!)

There are many reasons why you might want to buy your CPAP supplies in person. You want to make sure you get the right mask the first time. That it fits properly before you leave. That your new CPAP machine is set up by a healthcare professional who knows what you personally need. 

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The Ultimate Guide to Heated CPAP Tubing (Who Needs It and How to Use It)

The Ultimate Guide to Heated CPAP Tubing (Who Needs It and How to Use It)

Every CPAP user knows there are standard CPAP supplies that sleep apnea patients need to get a good night’s rest; like a CPAP machine, mask, and tubing. Anything else is considered a luxury...until you try it. Heated tubing is one such piece that many consider a necessity.


Today, we’ll answer 8 questions about CPAP tubing; including how it fits into your existing CPAP therapy and if Aeroflow Sleep can get yours covered up to 100% through insurance.

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4 Scary Things That Happen If You Don't Clean Your CPAP

4 Scary Things That Happen If You Don't Clean Your CPAP

You know you should clean your CPAP equipment regularly, but doing it every morning is kind of a pain in the butt. It’s easy to let yourself skip a day, but a day can just as easily become a week, a month, or more. But is that really that big of a deal? What happens if you don’t clean your CPAP machine? 

 

 In truth, some pretty scary things can lurk inside a dirty CPAP machine. The warm, dark, and damp environment provides the perfect breeding ground for mold, mildew, germs, bacteria, and other potentially harmful pathogens. 

 

Don’t be afraid! We’ve put together a few tips on how to make CPAP cleaning quick and painless. But first, let’s take a look at why you really should keep it clean…

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Home Sleep Study vs In-Lab Test (Which Apnea Test Is Best For You?)

Do you find yourself suffering from daytime fatigue and excessive sleepiness no matter how well you think you slept? Do you often wake up with headaches? Do you fall asleep at red lights or while watching TV? Do your family members complain about your loud snoring? We all go through stressful periods that leave us feeling worn out at times, but if you answered yes to any of the questions above there might be something more to it. You may need a sleep study to determine if you have an underlying medical condition like Obstructive Sleep Apnea.

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How Much Does a CPAP Machine Cost? (Your Most Asked CPAP Coverage Questions)

If you’ve recently been diagnosed with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), you’ve probably got a lot of questions on your mind. Not the least of them are “How much does a CPAP machine cost?” and “Should I buy my CPAP out-of-pocket or through my insurance plan?”

Of course, you want to make sure you get the right CPAP at the right price, so it’s important to consider the different payment options and how they affect the overall cost. That’s why we’ve put together answers to the most common questions CPAP users have about CPAP costs and insurance coverage. Read on to help you decide which is the right choice for you!

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