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Friday, April 19th, 2019 at 12:21am
Today is CPAP Appreciation Day! Join us for live chats starting in 10 minutes on Facebook and Twitter- use the tag #CPAPday. We will be here to listen to your CPAP stories and help you with questions and issues. Can't wait to hear from you! SleepHealthApp photo
Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 at 8:00am
Myth: Because I live in an area rich with natural humidity, I do not need to use a heated humidifier in conjunction with my CPAP machine. Fact: Many patients find that incorporating a heated humidifier in lieu of climate makes CPAP therapy more comfortable. #CPAPday SleepHealthApp photo
Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 at 11:00pm
CPAP Appreciation isn't always easy- there are struggles and hurdles at every step of the process. From finding the right mask, to getting your machine in a timely manner. Take a moment and read our patient blog post "CPAP My Frienemy" #CPAPday SleepHealthApp photo
Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 at 9:01am
This Thurs-April 18th is CPAP Appreciation Day! The ASAA has a full day of activities planned. Join our daytime LIVE chat to get help with your most pressing issues, and later that evening, learn about CPAP history/invention, and how people's lives have been improved. #CPAPday SleepHealthApp photo
Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 at 1:00am
A CPAP machine blows air at a prescribed pressure set by your Dr, and it is usually measured in centimetres of water (cmH2O). A typical CPAP machine can deliver pressures between 4 and 20 cmH2O. More specialized units can deliver pressures up to 25 or 30 cmH2O. #CPAPday SleepHealthApp photo
Monday, April 15th, 2019 at 2:00am
CPAP Factoid: One of the first CPAP machines used in the U.S., weighing a couple ounces shy of 27 pounds! Equipment was created at the Stanford Sleep Clinic in December 1981 based on advice from Colin Sullivan, MD (University of Sydney, Australia) #CPAPday #ReadySetSleep SleepHealthApp photo

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Dr. Eric R. Kandel, a Nobel Prize-winning neuroscientist who fled Vienna as a child after the Nazi invasion, delves into the mysteries of memory.