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Leaving the CPAP at home whilst travelling??
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Machine: Respironics System One
Mask Type: Nasal mask
Mask Make & Model: Fisher & Paykel Zest Petite
Humidifier: Respironics System one
CPAP Pressure: 8
CPAP Software: Not using software

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Sex: Female
Location: Ohio, USA

Post: #11
RE: Leaving the CPAP at home whilst travelling??
I would never go anywhere without my CPAP. Sleep apnea is a serious life-threatening condition. Not only would you probably not feel good after going 1 or more nights without your CPAP but you could just not wake up one of those nights. I have had several people in my family and a friend of my husband die in their sleep after being diagnosed with sleep apnea. Don't take the chance.
08-16-2013 07:16 PM
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Machine: Philips/Resperonics BiPAP auto SV Advanced System One (950P)
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Mask Make & Model: ResMed Quatro FX
Humidifier: Philips Respironics System 1
CPAP Pressure: 6-16
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Post: #12
RE: Leaving the CPAP at home whilst travelling??
(08-15-2013 05:42 AM)OMyMyOHellYes Wrote:  
(08-12-2013 09:41 AM)SuperSleeper Wrote:  Would you stop eating while on a trip? How about stop drinking water while on a trip? Coffee

Sometimes is more wiser to stop drinking water on a trip. Stick with beer or soda OPENED IN YOUR PHYSICAL PRESENCE. And never over ice.

Trust me. Don't ask how I know this. Details are classified. Or should be.

Sounds like you have been to some of the same places I have. NDA doesn't have a expiration date. :grin:

The only time I haven't used my machine on a trip is when I had 3 hours from the time I went to bed until we got up. Back pain helped keep me awake during the rest of the time.
08-16-2013 07:29 PM
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