franky, Author at Global Sleep Care Centre Inc.

Global Sleep Care Centre Inc.

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Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) Treatment & Management

OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) should be diagnosed and treated as soon as possible. The severity of the sleep-disordered breathing affects the treatment. Mild apnea patients have many alternatives, however moderate-to-severe apnea patients should be treated with nasal continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP). Conservative nonsurgical treatment includes general and behavioral strategies such as weight loss, abstaining …

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Sleep Apnea and High Blood Pressure A Dangerous Pair

Sleep Apnea and High Blood Pressure A Dangerous Pair There’s a wealth of research suggesting that sleep apnea and high blood pressure are a dangerous pair. Obstructive sleep apnea, which occurs when breathing is briefly and repeatedly interrupted during sleep, has been shown to increase risk for high blood pressure. Research also shows that high blood pressure, …

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What’s the difference between DreamStation Expert and DreamStation Auto?

What’s the difference between DreamStation Expert and DreamStation Auto? This newly released Auto-CPAP machine is made especially for patients who complain about pressure resistance when they exhale while using their CPAP. This model was built to enhance comfort for new patients acclimatizing to therapy. THE DREAMSTATION EXPERT PROVIDES A MORE NATURAL BREATHING EXPERIENCE The major …

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Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment Continuous positive airway pressure therapy (CPAP) uses a CPAP machine or device to help a person who has obstructive sleep apnea breathe more easily during sleep. A CPAP device increases air pressure in your throat so that your breathing will not be interrupted during sleep. When …

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