Join Our Newsletter

New? Free Sign Up

Then check our Welcome Center to a Community Caring about Sleep Apnea diagnosis and Sleep Apnea treatment:

CPAP machines, Sleep Apnea surgery and dental appliances.

CPAP Supplies

Latest Activity

Mary Z replied to richard graham's discussion mouth breathing
"glad to hear it, Richard.  Keep us posted."
Sunday
Mary Z left a comment for richard graham
"Glad to hear it's working, Richard."
Apr 11
richard graham replied to richard graham's discussion mouth breathing
"The chin strap is helping. Been having better sleep. Thanks Ginny and Mary for your help"
Apr 11
Ginny Edmundson replied to Ginny Edmundson's discussion Scheduled for evaluation and possible procedure next day
"Thanks, Mary~  Fingers are crossed.  My pressure is one point lower than when I began (7) and AHI is some lower (7 day average).  I am anxious about sleep study as I have not slept without CPAP in 2.5 years!   "
Apr 6
Mary Z replied to Ginny Edmundson's discussion Scheduled for evaluation and possible procedure next day
"Good job, Ginny Hope the sleep study shows some good results."
Apr 6
Ginny Edmundson replied to Ginny Edmundson's discussion Scheduled for evaluation and possible procedure next day
"Last procedure done!  This time he gave me meds to take before so less anxiety while waiting!  For the first time I was able to eat normal food on the way home after the procedure.  No pain after 12 hours.  If it only works.…"
Apr 5
Mary Z replied to richard graham's discussion mouth breathing
"Some folks run their humidifiers in passover mode- not turning on the heat just letting the air blow over the water.  That would not give any heat though. "
Apr 5
richard graham replied to richard graham's discussion mouth breathing
"Interesting, I actually feel a little better when I don't use the humidifier, but the humidifier helps with sinuses. The cold air stuff's me up. Gonna try running heat and a nasal spray"
Apr 4
Mary Z replied to richard graham's discussion mouth breathing
"Good luck with it- let us know how you do, Richard."
Apr 4
richard graham replied to richard graham's discussion mouth breathing
"I just picked up a new chin strap and will use it with my ultra mirage."
Apr 4
richard graham posted a discussion

nasal sprays

Just wanting some suggestions for some good nasal sprays to dry up sinusus. Thank you
Apr 3
richard graham replied to richard graham's discussion mouth breathing
"Thanks Mary"
Apr 3
Mary Z replied to richard graham's discussion mouth breathing
"I have both.  I use the chin strap with my Wisp and I also have a FFM if I choose to use that one. I'm a mouth breather.  I find nasal masks are easier to fit without leaks"
Apr 3
Mary Z replied to Mary Z's discussion Using comfort features
"Nasacort is now available without a prescription.  I personally use Afrin on the rare nights I need it for being stuffed up."
Apr 3
richard graham replied to Mary Z's discussion Using comfort features
"Mary, do you recommend a good nasal spray?"
Apr 2
richard graham replied to richard graham's discussion mouth breathing
"Wondering if mouth breathers do better with FFM"
Apr 2
richard graham posted a discussion

mouth breathing

I'm a mouth breather, and am wondering weather to get a chin strap or affm
Apr 2
richard graham replied to Mary Z's discussion Using comfort features
"I've been thinking about trying a nasal spray. Thanks that's useful info."
Apr 2
Mary Z replied to Mary Z's discussion Using comfort features
"I have to admit, it's easier to fall asleep."
Mar 31
Ginny Edmundson replied to Mary Z's discussion Using comfort features
"have always used the comfort setting since starting. I tried it once without and hated it. "
Mar 30

bigsky's Discussions (15)

Discussions Replied To (11) Replies Latest Activity

"Have you tried Chin-Up Strips?"

bigsky replied Mar 14, 2011 to chin straps

5 Mar 15, 2011
Reply by Tom Henderson

"I have a swift II nasal mask and use 'chin-up strips' to keep my mouth closed which…"

bigsky replied Dec 23, 2010 to What is a good rate for leaks?

16 Dec 25, 2010
Reply by Mary Callahan

"I've been using the zeo for about six months. My new sleep doc doesn't believe it is…"

bigsky replied Dec 14, 2009 to My ZEO sleep machine/monitor

34 Jan 20, 2010
Reply by bonesigh

"Chin-up strips are the best! I've been using them for about a year now."

bigsky replied Dec 8, 2009 to 2 nights of success!

10 Dec 8, 2009
Reply by bigsky

"I use chin-up strips every night. I find the white strips adhere best. I have applie…"

bigsky replied Nov 25, 2009 to Has anyone tried these to help mouth leak?

3 Nov 25, 2009
Reply by bigsky

"Susan The picture they supply doesn't do it justice. Depending on the thickness of…"

bigsky replied Nov 14, 2009 to Wrapping Hose around neck...

7 Nov 14, 2009
Reply by sleepycarol

"I use this hose lift. Works wonders. It sits at the head of my bed between the mattr…"

bigsky replied Nov 14, 2009 to Wrapping Hose around neck...

7 Nov 14, 2009
Reply by sleepycarol

"I tend to agree with Sleepsurfer. I've been using the Zeo for two months now. Althou…"

bigsky replied Sep 22, 2009 to cpap pressure setting for UARS???????

46 Sep 26, 2009
Reply by sleepsurfer

"My latest sleep study shows I obtained just 3 hours of sleep with 7% REM and 0% N3.…"

bigsky replied Aug 6, 2009 to Neat New Gadget for Sleep

12 Aug 6, 2009
Reply by Mike

""

bigsky replied Apr 23, 2009 to Chin Straps

8 Apr 24, 2009
Reply by Mike

RSS

© 2014   Created by The SleepGuide Crew.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service