Mobile Apps for Sleep Apnea and CPAP Therapy
Worldwide there are approximately 1 billion Smartphone users to date, while PCs in use were roughly around 2 billion. With the growing trend of internet access and information going through Smartphones, several companies have released mobile apps for sleep apnea and CPAP therapy. With the goal to assist OSA patients with personalized and hands on data, sleep apnea and CPAP use has new useful resources.
Mobile Apps for Sleep Apnea and CPAP Therapy – Android and iPhone Compatible
Our featured application on mobile apps for sleep apnea and CPAP therapy, Phillips Respironics SleepMapper is free for all PR System One owners with a verifiable Serial Number. The data through this program is accurate and informs the user of issues that need to be resolved and tips on how to accomplish so. The comprehensive application also allows the user to setup therapy goals and track the progress. Additional education is provided through the “Learn” portion of the Phillips Respironics SleepMapper app which contains videos regarding OSA therapy and treatments. While the app is still in its first couple months of availability, it is impotant to note that more information can be obtained at the website http://www.sleepmapper.com. Look for our extensive how to video for the Phillips Respironics SleepMapper app in early July.
Quit Snoring developed a new approach to overcome and reduce snoring episodes. During sleep, Quit Snoring continues to, even while your smartphone or tablet is in sleep mode. The app monitors your sleep session, listening in and when you snore it will produce a gentle nudge that can cease snoring. A nudge uses selected phone sounds or vibration, or both. The Quit Snoring App also features a recording console for your own sounds and you canuse them as nudges. Volume along with max number of nudges can be adjusted on the setting screen.
Details regarding how long you slept, how often you snored during the night, how loud your snoring was, and how many nudges were sent will show on the screen when you wake. Tapping “See Graph” allows you to see all the available information on a zoom capable graph.
Mobile Apps for Sleep Apnea and CPAP Therapy – Android Compatible
Sleep Appnea is a easy to use sleep apnea screening tool for Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA). Sleep Appnea provides an alternative to expensive sleep studies with an easy screening tool for a disorder millions do not know they have. Sleep Appnea uses digital signal processing techniques to analyze the user while sleeping and determine the degree of OSA they may have. Please note that this application is not FDA approved and to consult your MD with questions and concerns regarding your health.
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