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[CPAP] Coughing & Restlessness
To what degree does coughing, yawning, and restlessness interfere with data collection by a machine, and how do the machines interperate coughing and yawning? 

Last night I woke up in the middle of the night and had my lowest AHI I've had @ 4.9. After coming back to bed I was coughing and having a lot of issues falling back asleep and was tossing around. By the time I got it I had an AHI of 9.1 and I assume that is due to the issues I mentioned but I was not sure. 

If wake time action does interfere with the gathering of statistics is there a way I can tim that time out of sleepyhead? I can take up to a hour to fall asleep sometimes.
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In sleepyhead you can turn off and on sessions. Look in the bottom left under machine settings. There is a list of sessions. You can turn them off and remove them from your numbers.

Just don't let that feature lull you into a false sense of security.
CPAP is a journey like “The Wizard of Oz”. It’s a long slow journey. You will face many problems and pick up many friends along the way. Just because you reach the poppies, it doesn’t mean you have have made it home. 
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