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It has been a little over a month now since I began sleeping with CPAP
(actually BiPap). My sleep study indicated an AHI over 60. Last week my
AHI averaged 2.3 with 1.1 obstructive. I am very happy with my results as I no longer wake up disoriented or fall asleep at 7:00PM in front of the
TV. Further my blood pressure has decreased by 10 mmHG on systolic and my morning pulse rate is 62 bpm instead of 85+. Also I have not had a
morning headache since I began using CPAP. I am looking forward to enjoying life more fully! Wink
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Thank you justMongo. I look forward to participating in this forum.
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Hey Count, welcome to apneaboard. Great job beginning your therapy!
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Thanks Retired Guy. I retired myself in 2014 and finally have some extra time to take care of my health.
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Hi DownForTheCount,
WELCOME! to the forum.!
It's good to hear that you are having such GREAT results with CPAP.
Keep up the good work and much success to you as you continue your CPAP therapy.
Hang in there for more responses to your post.
trish6hundred
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(06-08-2015, 02:05 PM)DownForTheCount Wrote: It has been a little over a month now since I began sleeping with CPAP
(actually BiPap). My sleep study indicated an AHI over 60. Last week my
AHI averaged 2.3 with 1.1 obstructive. I am very happy with my results as I no longer wake up disoriented or fall asleep at 7:00PM in front of the
TV. Further my blood pressure has decreased by 10 mmHG on systolic and my morning pulse rate is 62 bpm instead of 85+. Also I have not had a
morning headache since I began using CPAP. I am looking forward to enjoying life more fully! Wink


Welcome DownForTheCount,
Looks like you are off to a good start!
Coffee
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(06-08-2015, 04:26 PM)trish6hundred Wrote: Hi DownForTheCount,
WELCOME! to the forum.!
It's good to hear that you are having such GREAT results with CPAP.
Keep up the good work and much success to you as you continue your CPAP therapy.
Hang in there for more responses to your post.

Thanks for the kind words. I have my 30 day CPAP data review with my pulmonologist today. They asked me to bring the SD card from my machine.
I look forward to hearing his interpretation of the data.
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(06-08-2015, 04:42 PM)OpalRose Wrote:
(06-08-2015, 02:05 PM)DownForTheCount Wrote: It has been a little over a month now since I began sleeping with CPAP
(actually BiPap). My sleep study indicated an AHI over 60. Last week my
AHI averaged 2.3 with 1.1 obstructive. I am very happy with my results as I no longer wake up disoriented or fall asleep at 7:00PM in front of the
TV. Further my blood pressure has decreased by 10 mmHG on systolic and my morning pulse rate is 62 bpm instead of 85+. Also I have not had a
morning headache since I began using CPAP. I am looking forward to enjoying life more fully! Wink


Welcome DownForTheCount,
Looks like you are off to a good start!
Coffee


I appreciate your supportive comments.

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Welcome

Your numbers are better than mine have been lately. Smile I pushed my pressure up a bit to see if it improves. Last night was first night with new pressure so I'm going to toss out that lousy number.

Good luck with your therapy.


Using FlashAir W-03 SD card in machine. Access through wifi with FlashPAP or Sleep Master utilities.

I wanted to learn Binary so I enrolled in Binary 101. I seemed to have missed the first four courses. Big Grinnie

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