Untreated sleep apnea and truckers

Untreated Sleep Apnea May Lead to Higher Crash Risk

As a truck driver, have you ever had the experience of slamming back coffees or turning your AC on full blast just to stay awake while you’re driving? You might think your sleepiness is just normal fatigue, but you may be surprised to discover your daytime drowsiness is actually due to untreated sleep apnea. Keep [Read More….]

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CPAP masks and CPAP pillows

Use a CPAP Pillow for Sleeping While Traveling

When the time has come for you to lay down and get some sleep, your comfort is of the utmost importance. A CPAP mask and machine can make it a bit more challenging to get comfortable – although finding a perfect sleeping position is not impossible. If you are adding a little travel to your [Read More….]

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Charge your CPAP machine on the road with a power adapter

How to Charge Your CPAP Machine on the Road

When you’re a long haul trucker, you don’t want to let your travel plans interfere with your CPAP therapy. But you may be wondering how you’re supposed to charge your machine on the road. Keep reading to discover the simple solution to charging your CPAP machine without ever getting out of your vehicle. Consider a [Read More….]

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Tips to keep your CPAP on all night long

5 Ways to Keep Your CPAP Mask on All Night Long

Even though you know CPAP therapy is important for treating your sleep apnea, it seems like every time you try and use your CPAP mask, you end up taking it off while you’re asleep! Try these five tips for keeping your CPAP mask on all night long. Are You Under Pressure? Sometimes pulling your mask [Read More….]

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How to Tell If Your CPAP Machine is Working

When you started to use your CPAP machine to treat your sleep apnea, you never felt better. Lately though, you’ve been waking up during the night and you’re starting to snore again! Before you give up on CPAP therapy altogether, consider whether there could be something wrong with your CPAP machine. Keep reading to learn [Read More….]

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Sleep Tips for Long Distance Truckers

If you are a long distance trucker, you probably know the struggle of trying to get a good night’s sleep with the odds against you on a regular basis. Almost every sense is being affected in one way or another when you’re on the road so much, and this constant stimulation can result in having [Read More….]

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Some simple lifestyle tips can help you stay awake longer while on the road

Tips to Help Drivers Stay Awake Longer

Most truck drivers know how exhausting driving can be. They also know how dangerous driving while tired is and will try anything to avoid exhaustion while on the road. Often times the things we reach for to keep us awake can actually create more damage later, leaving you feeling even more tired than you were [Read More….]

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Include fruit, veggies and lean proteins in your diet for improved health.

Health Tips for Truckers

Poor sleep habits combined with long, stressful shifts often leads to health troubles for truck drivers. While the job can be grueling at times, it doesn’t mean that you have to give up on your health. Falling into bad habits (finding the fastest and easiest meal or sleep option to spend more time on the [Read More….]

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You might worry that a sleep apnea diagnosis will slow you down, but Aeroflow Industrial makes it easy.

Dealing with a Sleep Apnea Diagnosis

With new rules and regulations coming out each year, many truck drivers are finding if difficult to keep up with any requirements needed to stay out on the road. At your yearly DOT physical you will find that there are now more questions regarding sleep apnea than there have been in the past. Aeroflow Industrial [Read More….]

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Truck Driver DOT sleep test

DOT Sleep Testing

Earlier this year, the requirements changed for the long form that your DOT physician fills out at your annual physical. Many truck drivers have already noticed that they are receiving a temporary card to drive and will receive the full card once they complete a DOT sleep test. Occasionally a driver is referred somewhere specific [Read More….]

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