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Earth Day spotlight: Are you concerned about the plastics in CPAP equipment?
  • Posted by: sleepapnea.org
  • Category: News, Uncategorized

Concerns about BPA leaching from CPAP equipment and the off gassing of devices at bedside are concerning, but mostly preventable as long you use common sense and follow manufacturer’s directions.

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“A.W.A.K.E. Angels” reconnect evacuated sleep apnea patients with their therapy
  • Posted by: sleepapnea.org
  • Category: News

It takes a huge effort, relying on phone calls, texts, and social media, as well as the big hearts, spontaneous compassion, and the willingness of perfect strangers to unite for the common good, to make something like this happen. We thank each and every one of these AWAKE Angels for their part in this hurricane relief effort. We truly could not do any of this without their energy, vision, and support.

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Spotlight on SHMAC: Nurses could help sleep disorder patients “connect the dots”
  • Posted by: sleepapnea.org
  • Category: News

We recently connected with ASAA Sleep Health Medical Advisory Council member, Robyn Woidtke, MSN, RN, RPSGT, CCSH* and Principal at RVW Clinical Consulting, to chat about the value that nurses can bring to sleep health patients and the sleep medicine community at large.

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It’s Sleeptember! Post your Morning Bedhead Selfie, win Disney tickets!
  • Posted by: sleepapnea.org
  • Category: News

In celebration of Sleeptember, the winning morning bedhead selfie will win a prize: 4 (four) One-Day Park Hopper tickets to the Disneyworld theme park in Orlando. Prize value is $648.00. Read more for details!

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You don’t have to use CPAP to be A.W.A.K.E.
  • Posted by: sleepapnea.org
  • Category: News, Uncategorized

Take a look at the acronym that defines our sleep health support programs. Notice there’s no mention of sleep apnea?

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