Yes. Many people find that losing weight will significantly reduce their AHI. Contact Aeroflow Industrial to schedule another sleep study and find out if your need for a CPAP has reduced.
For patients with high-deductibles, we offer a self-pay service through Cheap CPAP Supplies. You can order any supplies through this website until you reach your deductible, and then Aeroflow will work with your insurance company until your deductible resets.
While a variety of factors can contribute to sleep apnea, several studies have found that individuals with a BMI of 35 or higher and a neck size of 17 or greater (16 or greater for women), are at a significantly increased risk of airway obstruction due to increased weight on the throat.
The DOT requires a minimum CPAP compliance rate of at least 4 hours per day, 5 days per week, which equates to 70% of sleeping time. Aeroflow helps monitor your CPAP usage and reports the data to your employer. Drivers who are diagnosed with sleep apnea and are not compliant with treatment significantly increase their [...]
To watch videos explaining how to properly set up your home sleep study device, visit the Partners & Resources page.
Aeroflow Healthcare offers in-home sleep testing devices that many people find are more convenient than going to a sleep lab. The test can be sent to your home with instructions for use and only requires one night of data. After we receive the sleep test device back in the mail, we will call you with [...]
Sleep apnea is a potentially serious sleep condition typically seen in individuals who snore loudly, gasp for air during sleep and wake up with a sore/dry throat. Side effects of sleep apnea can be dangerous, and adhering to CPAP therapy is an effective way to treat the condition. You can take our online sleep screening [...]