Treating Sleep Apnea Helps Memory

Breathing problems during sleep may be linked to early mental decline and Alzheimer’s disease, a new study suggests.alzheimers-590x340

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

But treating apnea with a CPAP machine can significantly delay the onset of cognitive problems.  And untreated Sleep Apnea (or heavy snoring) may cause cognitive decline 10 years earlier than in patients without those conditions. Read more

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Home Sleep Study v in-clinic study – which is best for you?

Some of the most common questions we get asked by our patients at SleepFlo:

What is the difference between home sleep tests and in-lab sleep tests?  Which is better?  Which is more affordable?  Which is best for diagnosing my disorder?

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The Z1 CPAP is the world’s smallest, lightest, most integrated cpap machine.

Super small. Totally integrated.

The Z1 is the world’s smallest, lightest, most integrated cpap machine. It was designed from the bottom up to be the ultimate travel companion for sleep apnea travelers.

Z1 Portable CPAP

Z1 Portable CPAP

  • Extremely lightweight at 295g
  • Fits in one hand
  • FAA approved for in-flight use

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Brevida pillows mask – built for comfort

Introducing the new Brevida nasal pillows mask from Fisher & Paykel. Developed from extensive patient-centred research, Brevida features a simple adjustable headgear to deliver individual fit, and the innovative AirPillow seal which distributes pressure in and around the nose for a gentle effective seal.

Brevida nasal pillows mask, Fisher & Paykel

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You Snooze, You Win

Want a real good reason to sleep in more? Getting your daily dose of ZZZ’s is linked to Weight Loss & Maintenace. ‘Life is short. Stay awake for it!’, ‘Sleep is for the weak!’ – I am sure many of you identify with these phrases – and sure they are slightly funny, but they are […]

CPAP Sleep Therapies

Sleep Health Foundation certification

SleepFlo is proud to announce that we have received certification under the Sleep Health Foundation Code of Practice for Suppliers of CPAP Sleep Therapies.

The Code of Practices covers 13 principles, including:

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CPAP Therapy Alleviates Depression

CPAP Therapy Alleviates Depression

In a recent study by University of Western Australia (UWA), 426 people with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) were interviewed to measure their level of Depression. Read more

Ocular Diseases & Sleep Apnea

Ocular Diseases & Sleep Apnea

Can Opthalmologists help diagnose Sleep Apnea?

Nancy Holekamp, Associate Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology at Washington University, in St. Louis recently commented, “Opthalmologists have a big role to play and can make a meaningful improvement in people’s lives.”

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Can CPAP Therapy Reduce Congestive Heart Failure Severity?

Early diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea may reduce six-month read missions for patients hospitalized with heart failure, according to research recently published online by the American Journal of Cardiology.

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