Tuesday, December 11, 2018

How Sleep Apnea and High Blood Pressure Mix

How Sleep Apnea and High Blood Pressure Mix   Sleep Apnea and high blood pressure are wound together in most instances. As blood oxygen levels drop during sleep, it is a common instance for someone who has untreated Sleep Apnea. When blood oxygen content dips below normal levels, the brain sends multiple signals to peripheral and...

The Link between Sleep Apnea and Diabetes

The Links between Sleep Apnea and Diabetes Scientists continue to learn about more health and related adverse factors when it comes to sleep and diabetes.  They have learned that conditions are discovered side-by-side and can even exacerbate one another. Research has revealed how Sleep Apnea connects to Diabetes, a rather severe combination. Unfortunately, each condition might...

It’s on! The Fitbit vs Airsense 10 CPAP sleep quality comparison review

    It's on! The Fitbit vs Airsense 10 CPAP sleep quality comparison review    Today we're breaking down two very popular products that deliver sleep feedback to the user: The Fitbit and the Resmed Airsense 10 CPAP. This comparison is to take a quick general look into the feedback, the type of information provided and an...

The Shocking Truth About the Airsense 10 Autoset by CPAPClinic

The Shocking Truth About the Airsense 10 Autoset by CPAPClinic   Airsense 10 AutoSet The ResMed AirSense 10 AutoSet is a premium auto-adjusting device for effectively treating sleep apnea. It is designed to automatically adjust pressure levels to fit your needs by ensuring you're receiving the lowest most effective pressure necessary.  It also features an integrated humidifier...

Why you should not listen to this Sleep Apnea Expert ~ completely

Why you shouldn't listen to this Sleep Apnea Expert ~ completely   There are many experts in the Sleep Apnea world, including the one featured in the above video. For the first minute, he is explaining accurate Sleep Apnea realities. However, he gets into an explanation of how the tongue is the only reason for Sleep Apnea. Let`s...

Move around a lot in bed? PAP therapy and mask fitting suffering? Let’s fix it. Part 2

Move around a lot in bed? PAP therapy and mask fitting suffering? Let's fix it. Part 2     Moving around in bed (i.e. side sleeping and back sleeping) and working with a PAP mask can be a nuisance. Many weigh in and describe their struggles on a consistent basis in PAP forums, chat rooms, etc. We’re examining...

OSA exercises, part two by cpapclinic.ca

OSA exercises As promised, here is part two of OSA exercises. Though this may sound surprising, singing is one of the best ways to exercise and strengthen your throat muscles, including your vocal cords, the strongest muscle in the throat. But then, this is not like singing leisurely while taking a shower! Singing exercises for sleep apnea involve...

You have to use a CPAP? Here’s how to handle that…Part Two

You have to use a CPAP? Here's how to handle that...Part Two   In the previous post, we discussed getting your CPAP and a little bit about what to expect. Today we go a little further and explain more about what to do when your CPAP and mask are out of the box and ready to...

Four Surprising Things You Might Not Know About A Chinstrap

Four Surprising Things You Might Not Know About A Chinstrap   Many CPAP users are aware of the effort it takes to make CPAP work well. Some nights could be better while other nights are terrific. More and more is being discovered about affecting sleep quality. Consider CPAPCLINIC.CA on Flipboard and the extensive range of topics...

Solving for CPAP mask leaks ( a follow up post ) by Cpapclinic.ca

Resmed Quattro Air CPAP Mask
What should you do before buying a CPAP mask? 1. Choose a mask and get ready to test IT Next time when you visit Cpapclinic in Vaughan, Mississauga or Toronto, be ready to use a comfy chair in our offices during the mask fitting. You can expect to see a variety of all three types of masks...

See What Happens When Two Snoring Solutions Collide!

  See What Happens When Two Snoring Solutions Collide! Someone you might know has a husband (or partner) who does nothing about his snoring, night after night when there are snoring solutions right under our collective noses. Some claim this man (or partner) is risking their health. Or are they?   If you have questions about how to safeguard...

When Your CPAP Misbehaves, Part Two or Nasal Discomfort – Inside and Out: The Answers You Never Thought You’d Have To Know,

  When Your CPAP Misbehaves, Part Two or Nasal Discomfort – Inside and Out: The Answers You Never Thought You’d Have To Know,   Today's post covers the second most common issue with CPAP 2) Nasal discomfort, congestion and irritation Is this familiar? You're using your CPAP nightly and you find the mask comes off on its own and the...

From Sleep Study to PAP device, Final Step

From Sleep Study to PAP device, Final Step   Now that you have your PAP device, great sleep is imminent. You have taken it out of the box and oriented yourself to every part inside. The PAP is now plugged in, the tubing is connected and your mask is on. The automatic on/off (not available on...

From Sleep Study to PAP device, Step Two

From Sleep Study to PAP device, Step Two     So, your doctor recommended a Sleep Study for you and you had one done. And now your Sleep Doctor gave you a prescription to obtain a medical device called PAP. What you will learn in today's post: Three common types of PAP units and what each prescription looks like. ...

Sleep Apnea Facts that will astound you, Part Three

Sleep Apnea Facts that will astound you, Part Three     Sleep apnea is a condition where one stops breathing during sleep. The duration of the stoppage can last up to one minute or longer. And it adds up even more over the course of an entire night, which is incredibly dangerous. Just how dangerous can all...

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