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Healthy Living/Healthy Sleep
When it comes to a healthy diet, balance is the key to getting it right. This means eating a wide variety of foods in the right proportions, and consuming the right amount of food and drink to achieve and maintain a healthy body weight... Find out more here...


Sleep Apnoea and Driving
Obstructive sleep apnoea is the most common sleep related breathing disorder and is a major cause of daytime sleepiness. People with sleep apnoea have a higher risk of being involved in road traffic accidents due to the associated loss of concentration and sleepiness. Find out more...


Hay fever or allergies affecting your CPAP use?
Hay fever, otherwise known as seasonal allergic rhinitis, is an allergic reaction to airborne substances such as pollen that get into the upper respiratory passages - the nose, sinus, throat - and also the eyes. Find out more...


ResMed's Technical Services Overview
ResMed's Technical Services department offers a range of services from repairs & servicing to advice on using and caring for your device whether you are at home or travelling. Read more...

What is Sleep?
What happens when we sleep, what happens when we don't sleep? Insomnia, Healthy Sleep, Hygiene and much more... Find out more...

Would you like to try a different mask?
Struggling with mask leaks?  Would you like your CPAP data reviewed? Find out more...

ResMed Award
Quattro FX, Mirage FX and S9 awarded for design and innovation excellence.
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Travelling Abroad? Worried about spares for your mask or device? : August 2011 -
ResMed is here for you wherever you are in the world! Read the full article...

Do you have air leaking from your mask or your mouth?
For tips and advice to help solve all of your mask leak problems... Read the full article...

TalkSport Interview : Recorded Feb 2011
Beccy Mullins speaks to TalkSport about CPAP, latest treatment and the danger to truck drivers on our roads. Listen to the interview...

Understanding ResScan CPAP Reports
ResMed CPAP machines store information about the treatment of your sleep apnoea. The more advanced machines, like the S9 AutoSet, store the most amount of information and give you and your clinician a very good understanding of how your sleep apnoea is being treated. Read the full article...

Patient Open Day at ResMed
After our first, very successful Patient Open Day in 2009, we were delighted to hold our second Patient Open Day on Saturday 26th February 2011 at our Centre for Healthy Sleep in Abingdon... Read the full article...

Using Your CPAP in Winter
Winter can be a challenging time for CPAP users. The lack of humidity in the dry cold winter air, combined with use of CPAP therapy can cause the nasal passages to become dry. One of the main functions of the nose is to warm and moisten the air you breathe... Read the full article...

Choosing the Right Mask
It is essential that you are correctly assessed and fitted with the right type and size of mask for you. This will ensure you obtain maximum comfort and benefits from your treatment. As we all have different size and shapes of face it is not a case of one mask/size fits all...Read the full article...

Going on Holiday? Take your CPAP machine!
Gone are the days of your snoring and sleepiness spoiling your holiday. ResMed devices are relatively small and light so take your CPAP machine with you on holidays and everyone can get a good night's sleep! Read the full article...

Old Habits Die Hard
Many factors influence the quality of everyone's sleep. For OSA sufferers, getting CPAP treatment right is imperative. But whether you suffer from sleep apnoea or not, bad habits can creep in to our daily routines and contribute to sleep that is not refreshing or restorative. Read the full article...

Mask Cleaning and Care
It is essential that the CPAP mask is washed and cleaned on a regular basis to eliminate body oils, dust and dirt. Failure to do this can lead to problems with mask leak and will also reduce the life of the product and compromise treatment. Read the full article...

The S9 Series: The AutoSet Advantage™ and Climate Control
The new S9 AutoSet was designed with patient comfort and compliance in mind whilst also providing the sleep professional the necessary technical innovation and therapy insight to ensure efficient patient management and clinical success. stion. In these situations the addition of humidification can reduce these problems. Read the full article...

Humidification and Rain Out
Many obstructive sleep apnoea patients using CPAP devices experience nasal congestion and dryness of the nose and throat and this can compromise acceptance of treatment. With the flow of air from a CPAP machine already an irritant, lack of moisture in the air can cause nasal passages to dry and may induce bleeding, swelling, sneezing, snoring and congestion. In these situations the addition of humidification can reduce these problems. Read the full article...

 

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