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by zonker
Tue Jan 25, 2022 10:01 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Adjusting to a new CPAP/APAP
Replies: 4
Views: 52

Re: Adjusting to a new CPAP/APAP

I've read stuff on this board for years but my first time posting. Thanks for all the help. ~Mark welcome to the zoo! could you download oscar(free software) and post some charts? we'll need to see some data in order to answer your questions. oscar can be had here- https://www.sleepfiles.com/OSCAR/...
by zonker
Tue Jan 25, 2022 9:50 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: How to determine CDMA carrier for ResMed AirSense 10
Replies: 8
Views: 123

Re: How to determine CDMA carrier for ResMed AirSense 10

chunkyfrog wrote:
Tue Jan 25, 2022 8:23 pm


If you are afraid of 5g for some weird idea, just turn on airplane mode.
given the current state of affairs, i find it funny that 5g and airplane used in the same sentence.
by zonker
Tue Jan 25, 2022 6:56 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Bleep Eclipse?
Replies: 8
Views: 132

Re: Bleep Eclipse?

palerider wrote:
Tue Jan 25, 2022 5:49 pm
BatmanMatt wrote:
Tue Jan 25, 2022 1:43 pm
Has anyone heard anything about the next iteration of the Bleep system called Eclipse?
I have to echo Pugsy's comment. I can't comment other than saying "I'm liking it".
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by zonker
Tue Jan 25, 2022 6:52 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: New to using Cpap (a bit lost...)
Replies: 21
Views: 327

Re: New to using Cpap (a bit lost...)

I know they monitor compliance but haven't had a chance to talk to anybody more in detail about what that means. ---------------> at least 4 hours each night for 70% of the nights The machine has a modem that transfers usage data to your DME. The DME submits compliance information to your insurance...
by zonker
Tue Jan 25, 2022 12:21 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: How food affects sleep, from NYTimes
Replies: 15
Views: 247

Re: How food affects sleep, from NYTimes

people assigned to eat two kiwis an hour before their bedtime I could not sleep well with that much on my stomach! https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/5/53/Am_media-v-602297.jpg/800px-Am_media-v-602297.jpg but,but,but...they are so dang tasty! <works fruitlessly on word play of but...
by zonker
Mon Jan 24, 2022 7:56 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: New to using Cpap (a bit lost...)
Replies: 21
Views: 327

Re: New to using Cpap (a bit lost...)

I would like to educate myself about this though and understand the settings so I can advocate for myself if something feels off. you are going to fit right in here as that's what we do! to see your pressure settings, hit the big button. after the screen illuminates, press the home button and the b...
by zonker
Mon Jan 24, 2022 7:49 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: OSCAR v1.3.1 is released - January 23, 2022
Replies: 15
Views: 307

Re: OSCAR v1.3.1 is released - January 23, 2022

....the other is a spirit of calm cooperation, the OSCAR team is a breath of fresh air. what i like about the oscar team is they are plainly open to feedback on the software. if it's not working for someone, they actually look at the users complaint instead of blowing them off. not saying that was ...
by zonker
Mon Jan 24, 2022 7:44 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: How food affects sleep, from NYTimes
Replies: 15
Views: 247

Re: How food affects sleep, from NYTimes

this caught my eye. from the article- "One study funded by Zespri International, the world’s largest marketer of kiwi fruit, for example, found that people assigned to eat two kiwis an hour before their bedtime every night for four weeks had improvements in their sleep onset, duration and efficiency...
by zonker
Mon Jan 24, 2022 7:42 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: How food affects sleep, from NYTimes
Replies: 15
Views: 247

Re: How food affects sleep, from NYTimes

ChicagoGranny wrote:
Mon Jan 24, 2022 6:55 pm
Pugsy wrote:
Mon Jan 24, 2022 6:03 pm
It wants me to pay to subscribe so that I can read it.
I don't want to. :(
When I click on Julie's link, I hit the paywall.

When I click on the first link from google search, I get in.

Might work for others. ???
thanks! worked for me and i hope i remember it in the future.
by zonker
Mon Jan 24, 2022 6:50 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: New to using Cpap (a bit lost...)
Replies: 21
Views: 327

Re: New to using Cpap (a bit lost...)

I would appreciate any and all help you can provide! 😊 Leonie welcome to the zoo! luckily for you, you've gotten ahold of an resmed airsense 10 auto cpap. this is a good machine, even used. what you need to do is, yes, get that sd card and start collecting data. there is a free program called oscar...
by zonker
Mon Jan 24, 2022 6:36 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Reading Oscar database
Replies: 2
Views: 85

Re: Reading Oscar database

Have anybody programmed a tool which can read Oscar (version 1.3.x) database? C++ or python or such language. And have anybody a structure of data? Or have anybody coded database repairing tool? For example some Oscar upgrades has deleted some parts of data. And if there are tool, you can do severa...
by zonker
Mon Jan 24, 2022 12:41 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Traveling with CPAP
Replies: 9
Views: 189

Re: Traveling with CPAP

kiefferfam wrote:
Mon Jan 24, 2022 11:42 am


Just curious what other people have done in this situation.
click on pugsy's link.

and yeah, bottled water is fine.
by zonker
Mon Jan 24, 2022 12:40 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Resmed Airsense 11 - AC/DC adapter?
Replies: 33
Views: 2279

Re: Resmed Airsense 11 - AC/DC adapter?

Weird thing, I saw a review or two on the amazon page that this did not work for people but there were also others that claimed it worked as well. yeah, i'm less than impressed with so called negative reviews on amazon. some of those reviewers wouldn't be satisfied with ANYthing they bought, no mat...
by zonker
Mon Jan 24, 2022 11:34 am
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: "False" CA's but isn't it still Apnea?
Replies: 10
Views: 252

Re: "False" CA's but isn't it still Apnea?

this may be a totally whack idea, but have you tried sleeping prone?
by zonker
Sun Jan 23, 2022 6:42 pm
Forum: CPAP and Sleep Apnea Message Board
Topic: Why do some people hate full face masks?
Replies: 25
Views: 491

Re: Why do some people hate full face masks?

Why do some people think that because they like something everyone else in the whole world should feel like they do about it and we, who don't like what they like, are the crazy ones who have something wrong with us or we just aren't trying hard enough? on another(non-cpap) forum i haunt, this is c...