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cpap

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Fisher & Paykel Pilairo CPAP mask: road test

For many Australians, CPAP is a nightly necessity, but it's far from elegant. We test Fisher & Paykels new one-size-fits-all nasal pillow Pilairo, and compare it with a standard nasal mask.

By June 21, 2012

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Sleep tech: SomnoDent road test

CPAP treatments offer great comfort to fatigued sleep apnoea sufferers, but are there alternatives? We road-test a SomnoDent splint in search of a travel friendly route to a good night's rest.

By April 7, 2011

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Sleep science: tech for troubled sleepers

Sufferers of sleep apnoea definitely deserve a good night's sleep, but do they need to pay top dollar for the best treatment? We road test some so-called luxury features to find which are essentials.

By January 16, 2011

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For some with sleep apnea, patch proving good alternative to mask

The Provent Therapy device, which has gained steam since its 2008 FDA approval, consists of two disposable plugs held just inside the nostrils with hypoallergenic adhesive -- a much less bulky option than the often prescribed CPAP mask.

By April 11, 2012

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Baby Bubbler could help ailing infants breathe

A portable device out of Rice University is aimed at helping children with acute respiratory infections breathe naturally as they recover.

By June 9, 2010

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Got sleep apnea? Stimulate your tongue

ImThera's new treatment for sleep apnea ditches the bulky masks of yore for a tiny neurostimulator surgically implanted near the tongue, currently being tested in Belgium.

By February 19, 2010