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by chunkyfrog
Fri Oct 22, 2021 11:49 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Anyone in DFW area find a DME with Airsense 11?
Replies: 9
Views: 118

Re: Anyone in DFW area find a DME with Airsense 11?

Since Resmed is still making new Airsense 10 machines,
the Autoset and Autoset for her are excellent instruments.
The supply and demand mess is not likely to end soon.
Waiting to treat your apnea is unhealthy--and could put you in a box.
by chunkyfrog
Fri Oct 22, 2021 11:39 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Resvent ibreeze
Replies: 5
Views: 55

Re: Resvent ibreeze

For dirty dealers, this one takes the cake!
Could they be part of a national chain?
Like lindon'tcare, or crapria?
We are all anonymous here--I would spill my guts, for the common good.
by chunkyfrog
Fri Oct 22, 2021 11:10 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: OT: Super Froggy--cancer, part 2
Replies: 199
Views: 13507

Re: OT: Super Froggy--cancer, part 2

Saw the doc before my chemo today. I have a PET scan in two weeks, or so (Nov. 1st) Doc has been saying a round of radiation would save me a month of chemo. Looking at side effects of radiation, vs how well I have been tolerating chemo . . . (Knock on wood) If needed, I may opt for more chemo instea...
by chunkyfrog
Fri Oct 22, 2021 2:46 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Inventory issues?
Replies: 10
Views: 182

Re: Inventory issues?

Everyone should have a "backup" machine, but insurance will only pay on ONE machine. If it were me, I would order an Airsense 11 Autoset from our forum sponsors. This would be your primary machine, for the time being. When the DME's "supply problems" clear up, you can demand the same model-- regardl...
by chunkyfrog
Fri Oct 22, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Sleep Apena Fatigue
Replies: 4
Views: 172

Re: Sleep Apena Fatigue

I noticed the difference the morning after my titration,
but it took several months before my energy improved noticeably.
by chunkyfrog
Fri Oct 22, 2021 9:16 am
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Philips corporate ploy
Replies: 10
Views: 361

Re: Philips corporate ploy

Knowing what we know about both companies, it could be little more than
second rate engineering in the respironics--meaning both treatment and reporting.
by chunkyfrog
Thu Oct 21, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Advice before I buy a CPAP
Replies: 14
Views: 552

Re: Advice before I buy a CPAP

Follow the advice of regular posters.
Experience is the best teacher--better still if it's not YOUR experience.
by chunkyfrog
Thu Oct 21, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Can CPAP cause tongue sores?
Replies: 17
Views: 307

Re: Can CPAP cause tongue sores?

Rough tooth surfaces often irritate my tongue.
Sometimes brushing is not enough.
Time to get those dirty puppies cleaned!
by chunkyfrog
Thu Oct 21, 2021 10:55 am
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: OT: Super Froggy--cancer, part 2
Replies: 199
Views: 13507

Re: OT: Super Froggy--cancer, part 2

The trick is getting YOUR doctor to listen.
Not everyone can shop around.
by chunkyfrog
Wed Oct 20, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Rehabilitated DreamStation1
Replies: 1
Views: 117

Re: Rehabilitated DreamStation1

Gee whiz, I figured you for a guy who would never settle for second best . . .
Live and learn, I guess.
by chunkyfrog
Wed Oct 20, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Philips corporate ploy
Replies: 10
Views: 361

Re: Philips corporate ploy

I really need to stop patting myself on the back for never getting a Respironics machine.
It is beginning to make me feel a tiny bit dirty.
Instead of washing my hands, I will just use another squirt of sanitizer.
:mrgreen:
by chunkyfrog
Wed Oct 20, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: TALLY LOG - Did Philips repair, or replace your machine?
Replies: 1
Views: 94

Re: TALLY LOG - Did Philips repair, or replace your machine?

Never having to deal with Respironics. . . . . PRICELESS!
by chunkyfrog
Wed Oct 20, 2021 8:44 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: OT: Super Froggy--cancer, part 2
Replies: 199
Views: 13507

Re: OT: Super Froggy--cancer, part 2

Good point!
For years, her uneven heartbeat was pooh-poohed by her doc.
Then she moved to Billings--new doc--pacemaker--ta-dah!
by chunkyfrog
Wed Oct 20, 2021 5:53 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: CPAP usage restrictions in Hospital
Replies: 24
Views: 663

Re: CPAP usage restrictions in Hospital

palerider wrote:
Wed Oct 20, 2021 5:34 pm
Janknitz wrote:
Wed Oct 20, 2021 4:53 pm
(jenny the ninny blathering unintelligently)
:roll:

And you went to medical school where or got your doctorate in biological sciences where????
She got her medical degree on farcebook!
I do so love that "foe" button.
by chunkyfrog
Wed Oct 20, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Philips corporate ploy
Replies: 10
Views: 361

Re: Philips corporate ploy

ChicagoGranny wrote:
Wed Oct 20, 2021 5:45 pm
. . .
The general consensus is their CPAP machines have ALWAYS been inferior.
RIGHT ON THE NOSE!