Trufant presents on why fatigue is dangerous

Michael Trufant Presents Fatigue Is Dangerous

Our very own Michael Trufant, Aeroflow Sleep Therapy Manager, was honored to present at the VPPPA Safety+ National Symposium. He was invited to share his expertise on how fatigue is dangerous and most often caused by sleep apnea. The Voluntary Protection Programs Participants Association (VPPPA) is comprised of dedicated health and safety professionals empowering occupational safety [Read More….]

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Sleep Apnea And Diabetes Are Connected

How To Stop Sleep Apnea And Diabetes From Teaming Up

Peanut butter and jelly, ketchup and mustard, smokey and the bandit. These are some iconic duos that make one another even better. However, there are some things that aren’t exactly great together, like sleep apnea and diabetes. Unfortunately, sleep apnea is linked to a variety of life-threatening conditions and can actually contribute to them. However, [Read More….]

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Easily take a home sleep study to discover your risk of sleep apnea

The Convenience of a Home Sleep Study

Do you find yourself feeling excessively tired, or suffering from daytime fatigue no matter how well you think you slept? We all go through stressful periods that leave us feeling worn out at times, but there might be something more to it. You may need an at-home sleep study to test to see if you [Read More….]

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Find the perfect CPAP Mask

Types of CPAP Masks

If you have been diagnosed with sleep apnea, you know that the next step is getting set up with your CPAP machine. One of the most important parts of starting your CPAP therapy will be reading about several different CPAP masks so that you can find the best option. The CPAP mask is the piece [Read More….]

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sleep apnea and headaches

Typical CPAP Issues

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 be a typical CPAP issue. Your CPAP machine is sending you signals [Read More….]

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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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How Aeroflow Helps With Compliance

Many truck drivers are finding that their annual DOT physical has changed in the recent years. As more information comes out about the dangers of sleep apnea, there is more being done to ensure that  sleep conditions are not left untreated. Clinic doctors will keep a driver’s health and safety in mind when completing a [Read More….]

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What is UNA?

In recent years, truck drivers may have noticed more questions regarding sleep apnea at their annual DOT physical. Documentation that DOT doctors fill out has recently changed to include questions about whether or not the driver has had sleep apnea testing. Drivers must also inform their doctor if they have been diagnosed with sleep apnea. [Read More….]

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Treat Sleep Apnea to End Drowsy Driving

Dangers of Drowsy Driving There are many factors that could make driving unsafe for truck drivers. One of the most dangerous and often times overlooked is drowsy driving (driving while extremely fatigued due to lack of sleep). Sleep apnea can leave one feeling tired or exhausted through the day, even when they have had a [Read More….]

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The Surprising Link Between Sleep Apnea and Red Blood Cell Count

More and more information is becoming readily available to the public regarding the dangers of untreated obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA. From grogginess to weight gain, and high blood pressure to memory loss, OSA comes with many life-threatening side effects. One of the most recent discoveries of OSA, however, is proving just how deadly this [Read More….]

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