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by zonker
Tue Oct 19, 2021 6:57 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: pressure difference with new mask?
Replies: 21
Views: 559

Re: pressure difference with new mask?

These are good results for a newbie (and many oldies :D ). I wouldn't change any settings at this point. OSCAR may tell us more. What graphs should I have up on OSCAR for posting on this forum? I see there are many that I can scroll through on OSCAR. forum friend grumpy here has this to say- https:...
by zonker
Tue Oct 19, 2021 10:55 am
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Which Brand CPAP you are using?
Replies: 4
Views: 153

Re: Which Brand CPAP you are using?

this forum, while easily accessed globally, is mainly north american 'centric. as d.h. points out the brand you have may be produced globally, but it's just not easily available here yet. so not a lot of people here are mostly not going to ne owners. though, i do wonder with the foamgate thing if we...
by zonker
Mon Oct 18, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: OT: Super Froggy--cancer, part 2
Replies: 191
Views: 13104

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

chunkyfrog wrote:
Mon Oct 18, 2021 7:40 pm
Counting down to my "last" infusion--if my froggy luck holds.
Today is Monday, Friday 10/22 is it--knock on wood!
you've got this.

i won't quote the rest but i'm imagining a giant beanie propellor on your head.
by zonker
Mon Oct 18, 2021 5:48 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Non-mouth breather suddenly has dry mouth with new APAP
Replies: 14
Views: 201

Re: Non-mouth breather suddenly has dry mouth with new APAP

I used my CPAP at 7.2 pressure the range is set between 4 and 20 on the new APAP This is a significant change in pressure settings. I suspect at the newer settings you are struggling to breathe and opening your mouth. If you were doing well at 7.2, I would set the new machine to 7.2 straight CPAP. ...
by zonker
Mon Oct 18, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: CPAP usage restrictions in Hospital
Replies: 19
Views: 481

Re: CPAP usage restrictions in Hospital

Jennybunny wrote:
Mon Oct 18, 2021 2:38 pm


I have found out more in your reply than all of the time I have been in Hospital this year regarding the restrictions regarding CPAP.
rick is an absolute treasure trove of information on how the whole system works in your country.

we are mighty glad to have him here!
by zonker
Mon Oct 18, 2021 2:41 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: disable the modem F&P SleepStyle Auto
Replies: 15
Views: 241

Re: disable the modem F&P SleepStyle Auto

How do I disable the modem F&P SleepStyle Auto? dunno if they have one for your cpap, but check this link for the CLINICIAN (not the user) manual. it may have instructions. https://www.apneaboard.com/adjust-cpap-pressure/change-cpap-pressure-settings-adjusting-your-machine-with-a-clinician-setup-ma...
by zonker
Mon Oct 18, 2021 2:37 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: disable the modem F&P SleepStyle Auto
Replies: 15
Views: 241

Re: disable the modem F&P SleepStyle Auto

LSAT wrote:
Mon Oct 18, 2021 12:32 pm
Do you carry a cell phone in your pocket?
or are you just happy to see me?
by zonker
Mon Oct 18, 2021 2:34 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Did you get your flu vaccine?
Replies: 84
Views: 2205

Re: Did you get your flu vaccine?

SummerTime wrote:
Mon Oct 18, 2021 11:40 am
zonker wrote:
Sun Oct 17, 2021 6:07 pm
nana of 3 wrote:
Sun Oct 17, 2021 4:47 pm

EVERYONE GET YOUR SHOTS AS SOON AS YOU CAN!
i have a rumor that the booster (pfizer) is at another pharmacy in town.
If all else fails, try Costco.
oh!

that hadn't crossed my mind. will investigate if my current appointment comes a cropper.
by zonker
Sun Oct 17, 2021 6:07 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Did you get your flu vaccine?
Replies: 84
Views: 2205

Re: Did you get your flu vaccine?

nana of 3 wrote:
Sun Oct 17, 2021 4:47 pm

EVERYONE GET YOUR SHOTS AS SOON AS YOU CAN!
would love to but my podunk town continues to screw it up.

i have a rumor that the booster (pfizer) is at another pharmacy in town.

wish me luck!
by zonker
Sun Oct 17, 2021 4:20 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: DEEP/REM sleep pattern with cpap
Replies: 13
Views: 279

Re: DEEP/REM sleep pattern with cpap

AAANNNNDDD....

https://www.cpaptalk.com/viewtopic/t183 ... 72021.html


good things come to those who wait.
by zonker
Sun Oct 17, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: YEA My First Oscar submission
Replies: 32
Views: 743

Re: YEA My First Oscar submission

You can. Whether it's bilevel or not, the min (or on bilevel, EPAP) pressure is what holds the airway open so that you can take another breath. If the lowest pressure in a breath cycle is too low, your airway will close, and you won't be able to take another breath until you wake up enough to open ...
by zonker
Sun Oct 17, 2021 11:23 am
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: YEA My First Oscar submission
Replies: 32
Views: 743

Re: YEA My First Oscar submission

Hello PR. It's been quite a while since I've posted and I've started a thread because I've been having issues, one of them being a feeling of breathlessness. The first sentence you wrote that I've bolded may just have provided a large part of the answer to my issues so thank you. BUT the op here do...
by zonker
Sun Oct 17, 2021 11:10 am
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Insert to keep nose open?
Replies: 5
Views: 183

Re: Insert to keep nose open?

chunkyfrog wrote:
Sat Oct 16, 2021 11:35 pm
zonker wrote:
Sat Oct 16, 2021 12:05 pm
"larry's dentist" is the name of my new punk rock band.
The bullfrog wants to do the art on the tour bus . . .
:lol: :lol: :lol: