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Alaska Sleep Education Center

Introducing The Sleep Coach: FREE Customer Support for You

Posted by Jennifer Hines on Oct 8, 2018 12:25:00 PM

We want to thank you for being a valued customer  of the Alaska Sleep Clinic. We work to supply and care for your CPAP and Sleep Therapy needs. The latest way Alaska Sleep Clinic is making sleep therapy easier for all of our patients is with a new customer support program we are now using for DME supplies. This service is free to the Alaska Sleep Customers.

How does it work?
You will be contacted by a “Sleep Coach” either by telephone, email, or text. The Sleep Coach will provide you with a reminder on when you are eligible to receive new CPAP equipment or supplies.

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Topics: cpap accessories, CPAP, BPAP

Take Your CPAP Therapy to the Next Level of Preparedness!

Posted by Jennifer Hines on Aug 8, 2018 2:35:38 PM

Alaska Sleep Clinic is proud to offer you our patients the latest way to power their CPAP machines off the grid...The Venture Volt Walkabout Lithium Battery Banks.


EXPION360 Power Bank

The most powerful portable battery bank, You'll never need anything else.

The EXPION360 Power Bank offers more portable power for its size than other devices on the market today for CPAP use. Imagine using your computer, charging your tablet, charging your smartphone, powering your sleep apnea machine,  communications equipment, ham radios, charging your drone, charging cameras, anywhere! In fact, the Venture Volt power bank has a cigarette lighter style 12v power port and can power just about anything with a 12v male power plug.  

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Topics: cpap accessories, CPAP, CPAP success, travel, battery

Happy Birthday, Paul McCartney

Posted by Jennifer Hines on Jun 18, 2018 7:07:00 PM

Today is Paul McCartney's 76th birthday!  Sir Paul may not use a CPAP machine; but he definitely appreciates good sleep!  After all, he and John Lennon did write these lyrics:

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Topics: CPAP, CPAP Masks, cpap accessories

The Great Outdoors with Sleep Apnea

Posted by Stefanie Leiter on Apr 3, 2018 5:54:00 AM

With distractions filling 24 hours of a day from work, extracurriculars, commuting, and family responsibilities, the time to disconnect has never been more important. Open skies, fresh air, babbling brooks, and an electronic-free zone awaits. Camping, hiking, and backpacking offer opportunities to recharge and reconnect.

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Topics: travel, CPAP Masks, cpap accessories

How much does a sleep apnea machine cost? Costs, Insurance, Rates

Posted by Jennifer Hines on Mar 1, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Does this scenario sound familiar?  You have a snoring problem.  You come into a sleep lab to have a sleep study conducted and find out you have been diagnosed with sleep apnea.

The next thought is “ok, so how do I treat my sleep apnea?”

The most common way to treat sleep apnea is to be put on a positive airway pressure (PAP) machine while you sleep.  PAP Therapy involves placing a small mask or nasal pillows over the nose or nose and mouth and blowing compressed air into the lungs.

PAP machines are also known as Durable Medical Equipment (DME).  DME is the medical term for long lasting medical equipment prescribed by a doctor for use in your home. 

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Topics: CPAP, cpap accessories, CPAP Masks

Traveling With Your CPAP: Keeping It Clean

Posted by Jennifer Hines on Jan 26, 2018 10:25:00 AM

 

Traveling can be a hassle, especially for the CPAP user. 

Alaska Sleep Clinic wants to make your on-the-road CPAP experience a breeze. Here are some tips to help you sleep better while traveling with your CPAP.

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Topics: CPAP, cpap accessories, CPAP Masks, travel, alaska sleep clinic

CPAP Therapy: How it Works, Getting Set up & Results

Posted by Jennifer Hines on Jan 24, 2018 8:06:04 PM

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Topics: CPAP Masks, obstructive sleep apnea, CPAP, CPAP compliance, CPAP success, cpap accessories, Sleep

How to Treat Children with Sleep Apnea Using CPAP Machines

Posted by Jennifer Hines on Jan 24, 2018 4:01:58 PM

Philips Respironics is another popular brand among CPAP users. They offer a variety of masks from nasal pillow masks to full-face masks.  This article will discuss the Wisp Nasal Mask and the DreamWear Nasal Cradle mask.

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Topics: sleeping, Family, cpap accessories, Pediatrics, sleep and children, CPAP, children, CPAP Masks

7 Must-Have CPAP Accessories, Products, & Supplies

Posted by Kevin Phillips on May 8, 2015 8:33:00 PM

We talk a lot about CPAP compliance on our blog, and detail methods and tips you can implement to make your CPAP experience more comfortable. But what about CPAP accessories that help make therapy much easier, more tolerable, and dare we say, even enjoyable?

Here we hightlight are 7 CPAP accessories that every CPAP user should consider purchasing to get the most out of their treatment.

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Topics: cpap accessories

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