Obstructive Sleep Apnoea
Hidden in British Lung Foundation 6 years ago
Hello every-one - this is the first time I have ever written a blog - how exciting! My name is Judy and I am the project manager for the BLF...
Spritz in British Lung Foundation 5 years ago
A while ago, I emailed my local MP about OSA, as we were encouraged to do. I have now received a copy of the reply he had from Anna Soubry ...
BLF and OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnoea)
Moderator in British Lung Foundation 3 years ago
We would like to find out what you think about the BLF’s work on Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA). Please help us by answering ...
Obstructive Sleep Apnoea as a cause for AF?
Bolander in AF Association 4 years ago
I get relatively short episodes of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation, normally every few days. The cause seems to be an event causing physical ...
SLEEP STUDY REVEALED SEVERE OBSTRUCTIVE SLEEP APNOEA
Kenthopvine in British Lung Foundation 3 months ago
Hello everyone, I have been directed to this site after researching OSA (Obstructive sleep apnoea) on the British Lung Foundation Website. ...
Newbie - is there a connection between RLS and obstructive sleep apnoea?
Purple39 in Restless Legs Syndrome 7 months ago
Hi - I'm new here after just watching the documentary on RLS. It's prompted me to seek more information about the condition. I am on CPAP...
Linkage between Obstructive Sleep Apnoea and Atrial Fibrillation
saanzale in AF Association 3 years ago
The Journal of American College of Cardiology has just published an article on recent research into a possible linkage between Obstructive S...
Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) information pack
Hidden in British Lung Foundation 4 years ago
The BLF has produced a new information pack about OSA.
What is the OSA pack
The pack is formed of 3 parts;
British Lung Foundation OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnoea) Patient Survey
Hidden in British Lung Foundation 5 years ago
The aim of the survey is to find out what people diagnosed with OSA and who had experienced symptoms of excessive daytime sleepiness think a...
Considering obstructive sleep apnoea and enlarged tonsils as a cause of fatigue
AdrianW in CLL Support Association a month ago
So, today I saw a respiratory doctor at the request of my CLL team. Due to my terrible snoring (sorry wifey!) and what he states are very en...
Have you heard of Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) or do you have OSA?
Hidden in British Lung Foundation 5 years agoPOPULAR
I can't sleep
Msgriffin23 in Anxiety Support 5 months ago
Good evening everyone..... so my doctor sending some nurses out to my house tomorrow to bring me a machine to see how in breath at night ha...
what is osa?
dennis1 in British Lung Foundation 4 years ago
Machines after ablation surgery for paralyzed diaphragm and phrenic nerve
Tramel in AF Association 6 months ago
How many out there use a bipap or cpap machine for a paralyzed phrenic nerve and paralyzed diaphragm after pulmonary vein isolation or some ...
I have just been for my check up at the hospital for Sarcoidosis which I am pleased to say has improved,
coughcake in British Lung Foundation 5 years ago
but they have now diagnosed \"Sleep Apnea\" anybody else suffer from it ?
minus in Thyroid UK 2 years ago
everytime i take 150mg levo my sleep apnoea index goes up top 12ahi or 16ahi. i get palpitations and sweats too.
Does anyone have sleep apnoea ?or been to a sleep clinic ?
xJJx in Thyroid UK 5 years ago
Take action on OSA
BLFCommsTeam in British Lung Foundation 5 years ago
The more eagle-eyed of you may have spotted a new page that has recently gone up in the website’s campaigns section called ‘Take Action on O...
Too much sleep?
jeanghost in British Lung Foundation 5 years ago
My husband has been sleeping a lot in the day lately. Besides COPD and oxygen 24/7 he has been taking co-dydramol for his rheumatism.
Sleep apnoea, a trigger for AF
Garywf in AF Association 4 years agoPOPULAR
I would be interested to hear from those who believe that sleep apnoea has been a trigger for their AF, what they have done about it & what ...
could any of you fine people explain what sleep apnoea is and how relates to copd ?
sesh123 in British Lung Foundation 4 years ago
Dr Sanjay Gupta..AFib and it's silent but deadly parent..
Steve112 in AF Association a month ago
help,I snore very loud and hubby says I almost sound like I am choking, sound like I have stopped breathing then start snoring again,!
debs27 in Fibromyalgia Action UK 5 years ago
BLF launches OSA Charter
Hello every-one. I am delighted to let you know that our new BLF OSA charter has now been launched. This is a 10 point charter which outline...
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Over the summer the BLF launched a ten-point charter for obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) that calls on governments across the UK to take acti...
Chair's Networking Day
BethanyBateman in British Lung Foundation 6 years ago
Tomorrow promises to be a great day in the office for the London & South East team as we’re holding a chair’s networking day. We have invite...
nanaof5 in British Lung Foundation 3 years ago
does anyone else have a problem with snoring? I never used to snore but now it's bad.is this related to my emphysema and copd ? it causes me...
PRE DIABETES AS WELL!
My husband had a blood test a couple of weeks ago and we duly went to see the practise nurse as requested only to find that he is pre diabet...
Is sleep apnea (not sure of spelling sorry) connected to CMT?
funkyfeet in Charcot-Marie-Tooth UK 5 years ago
My offical diagnosis by my neurologist after many, many years of tests, is: \"Muscle Atrophy of unknown origin\" however I am 99% sure I ha...
gavj78 in Sleep 2 months ago
I was diagnosed with Obstructive Sleep Apnea a few years ago now. I did all the test etc and was given a CPAP machine. I was ...
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