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Thursday
Jun022011

A Patient's Review of the ResMed Mirage FX

ResMed describes their new Mirage FX as a “…transformation in nasal mask comfort.” Today, I take a detailed look and see whether that’s a bunch of hyperbole. The number of components that make up the Mirage FX is noteworthy, as there are only four: headgear, frame, mask, and hose joint. Each of these has thoughtful features that I’ll discuss in turn, then examine the mask as a whole and how it performs...

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Tuesday
May242011

Respironics Releases GoLife for Women

Another long wait is finally over. It seems there have been a few this year with CPAP products. Respironics has released the new nasal interface mask called GoLife for Women. Earlier this year, the GoLife for Men caused quite a stir when it was released. The GoLife for Women promises to continue the hype and be a new staple for Women in the sleep therapy arena...

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Friday
May202011

Top 5 iPhone Apps for Sleep Apnea

Are you on board with the iPhone/iPad revolution? These little devices have literally changed the computing landscape just in the last 2-3 years. No other device, in history, has been adopted so quickly and with such large numbers. With thousands upon thousands of apps available at your fingertips, surely you have space to look at a few CPAP and Sleep Apnea related apps? These are some of the best I could find. If you know of others, I would love to hear about them. These are iPhone apps that are either sleep apnea news, diagnosis, or treatment based...

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Tuesday
May102011

A Review of the ResMed Mirage FX

Updated on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 5:26PM by Registered CommenterTheCPAPPeople.com

ResMed's new one-size-fits-most Mirage FX CPAP mask is taking off in popularity. A quick scan of comments around the forums and chat sites on the Internet produce some interesting patient responses. Most responses to the mask are extremely favorable, while a few are from those who seem to dislike the whole process of CPAP therapy no matter which mask is in use. To offer a clear path of understanding of this CPAP mask, here is our review of the Mirage FX...

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Tuesday
Apr262011

A Patient's Review of the Puritan Bennett Breeze

This week I had the chance to meet Javier Sotomayor on our Facebook page. Javier posted a comment about the Puritan Bennett Breeze nasal interface. I found out that he was a long time user of the Breeze and that even after trying multiple other masks, he still loved it. We have a previous post on our blog about the Breeze and the loyalists who still sing the praises of a classic mask, Javier is one of those people. I asked Javier to write us a blog post about his experiences with the Breeze and he was happy to do so. The following is his account...

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Monday
Apr252011

ResMed Mirage FX and Mirage FX for Her, too!

The new Mirage FX Nasal CPAP Mask has been released by ResMed. Building on the existing technologies of the Mirage mask line, the new Mirage FX offers unique features and abilities. The ResMed Mirage FX is designed to be easy to fit and easy to use. There are only 4 pieces and 1 size! This is truly a bold move by ResMed to make CPAP therapy as easy as possible for...

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Friday
Apr152011

ResMed S9 VPAP Auto Now Available

The long wait is over, folks! The S9 Series from ResMed now includes the bilevel offerings. This post will focus on the VPAP Auto only. The S9 VPAP Auto is a fully‐integrated auto‐adjusting bilevel device designed to address noncompliant OSA patient needs. Based on the award‐winning S9™ platform, the VPAP Auto includes optional wireless monitoring, central sleep apnea (CSA) detection and optional integrated oximetry...

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Tuesday
Apr122011

A Patient's Review of the Respironics ComfortGel Blue

Back in January, a customer named Bill called our website to ask about parts for the Respironics ComfortGel. At that time, I informed him that Respironics had upgraded the classic ComfortGel with a newer design and improvements and it was now called the ComfortGel Blue. He was skeptical and asked if we still had the "old" ComfortGel...

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Saturday
Apr092011

Battery Options And DC Power For Your CPAP

Yes, your CPAP or BiPAP machine can use a battery - no matter the manufacturer or model. Determining exactly how to hook up your machine to a battery or DC power source can be confusing for some people. Let's take a look at the options and connections and see if we can make sense of it all...

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Friday
Apr012011

Mouth breather? Try the Oracle.

It surprises me that more people don't know more about the Fisher & Paykel Oracle CPAP mask. It's the world's only Oral CPAP mask. Having trouble with your mouth falling open during therapy? Hate that chin strap? This is the perfect solution for you. You can even use this mask without the headgear. Just imagine, no more nose irritation, no more red marks from tight headgear. Evidence has also shown that this mask is less likely to be pulled off (or rather out) during the night...

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