How to Prepare for the Coronavirus Outbreak

Joseph Krainin
coronavirus

The only truly effective therapy for COVID-19 right now is supportive care for severe cases by using ventilators in the ICU. Ventilators help you breathe if your lungs have been overwhelmed by the acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) that COVID-19 can cause....

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How to Cure Sleep Apnea

Joseph Krainin

man with sleep apnea

Have you been diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and are trying to find out how to cure it for good?

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Trazodone for Sleep

Joseph Krainin

Trazodone is the most commonly prescribed medication for sleep despite not having an FDA indication for sleep. Trazodone is generic and very inexpensive so there is little incentive for pharmaceutical companies to do the drug trials necessary to get trazodone approved for sleep.

trazodone molecular structure

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How Do You Know If You Have Sleep Apnea?

Joseph Krainin
Currently, the only way to definitively know if you have sleep apnea is to have a formal sleep study. These can now either be done the traditional way, a nighttime study in the sleep lab, or via a home sleep apnea test. Other tests ...

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Can You Die From Sleep Apnea?

Joseph Krainin

sudden cardiac death and sleep apnea

A large retrospective analysis conducted by The Mayo Clinic confirmed that people with sleep apnea are at a higher risk of sudden cardiac death (SCD). The study that the following sleep study parameters were linked with an increased risk of SCD:

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The Story of the Cloth CPAP Mask - An Interview with Circadiance's David Groll

Joseph Krainin

Dave Groll Circadiance CEO

...My stroke of inspiration came when I realized that no one wears plastic pajamas to bed, so why are we making people wear plastic masks on their faces? ...

 

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An Interview with Somnetic's Pat Mayer

Joseph Krainin
We recognized that CPAP also needed to be as easy to use once you arrived at your destination, so from the beginning accessories were offered that gave users the freedom to sleep anywhere. 

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