I'm Dan, I'm 48 & was first diagnosed with OSA 7 years ago. Up until July of 2013, I was using an oral appliance which stopped working. My last study was done last Halloween and was classified as being severe. I've tried CPAP, but, I just can't get comfortable having a mask right there on my face throughout the night. My AHI(arousels?) is 62.4/hr. I also have allergic asthma. Has anyone used either the Winx system. What about Provent? Can Provent be used if you also have intermittent nasal allergy symptoms such as congestion? Thanks in advance.View Thread
I'm Dan & last night had a sleep study to re-evaluate my sleep apnea which was first diagnosed 6.5 years ago. This was a split study and during the 2nd half, my symptoms completely cleared up after using a nasal mask. For the past 5.5-6 years, I've been using an oral appliance which did help quite a bit. However, starting this past July, I began waking up feeling exhausted more frequently. Also, for about the past month, I've been having headaches almost daily. I don't always wake up with one, but, it would develop later in the AM or early afternoon. I'm waiting to hear from the specialist's office within the next 2 weeks to make an appt & go over the results. Does anyone have any suggestions regarding the CPAP machines themselves? Thanks.View Thread
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