"The doctor said after three I might see a difference but since still using the damn CPAP how can one tell? I have reduced my pressure from 9 down to 8 and AHI unchanged. After the last treatment (done about 4-6 weeks apart) I will have a sleep…"
i think i have found one answer to beating apneaalthough i am not cured yeti have start to dream dreams. DREAM every night can i ask a silly questiondo apneacs have youthful appearances EG do not look their ageSee More
"I know how you feel. I am having the 3rd part of my surgical intervention in January for a total of 6 sessions. Then will have repeat sleep study and if it works will have th procedure then yearly to keep tongue in place!
"Its been a couple of years since I been on this forum,still having problems with my machine getting use to it. I have lost 80lbs .Had a new sleep study last week my apeana got worst.I have appt jan 26 to the ears and throat guy talk about…"
Received an email survey from Phillips. They basically wanted my opinion on what sounded like a good name for a new mask. There was no place to type a response….I wanted to say who th check cares what it is called if it worked!!!!See More
"This is not quite the same as the one that was done 10 years ago in a hospital OR. It is done over 6 months each a month apart and then is repeated yearly. All done in an MD's office with no sedation etc. Just a local to the tongue. Took…"
"I wish I'd seen this three months ago and would be the first to acknowledge that the plural of anecdote is not data, but I had this procedure a decade back and was off CPAP for a few years but it wasn't worth it. My doctor no longer…"
Medicare started covering oral appliances for sleep apnea in January, 2011 if certain conditions were met. These conditions included a face-to-face meeting with a doctor who prescribed a sleep study, a Medicare approved oral appliance, etc.I met the conditions in 2011, and my regular dentist made the device. I self-filed to Medicare, and, after 6 months, Medicare finally paid. A close relative of mine met the conditions in mid-2012, and his dentist made the appliance. He self-filed, and after…See More
"I liked the way it fit over the nose but the headgear was not comfy for me. It's always something!!!! It did not seem to stay in place well for me. We have lots of income tax deductions, don't we?? I can get…"