Title: Sleep Apnea: A Silent Killer
Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder characterised by pauses in breathing during sleep. These pauses can last for seconds or minutes, and they can happen dozens of times per night. Sleep apnea can have serious health consequences, including heart disease, stroke, and diabetes.
Title: The Prevalence of Sleep Apnea
Description: Sleep apnea is a very common disorder. According to the American Sleep Apnea Association, about 22 million adults in the United States have sleep apnea. The prevalence of sleep apnea is even higher in India, with an estimated 30% of adults affected.
Title: The Long-Term Health Effects of Sleep Apnea
Description: Sleep apnea can have serious long-term health consequences, including:
High blood pressure
Title: Ways to Detect Sleep Apnea
Description: There are a few ways to detect sleep apnea, including:
Polysomnography: This is a sleep study that records your breathing, heart rate, and brain activity during sleep.
Home sleep apnea test: This is a simpler test that can be done at home. It records your breathing and heart rate during sleep.
Questionnaire: Your doctor may ask you questions about your sleep habits and symptoms.
Title: Remedies for Sleep Apnea
Description: There are a few different ways to treat sleep apnea, including:
Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP): This is a machine that delivers pressurized air through a mask that you wear over your nose and mouth. CPAP is the most effective treatment for sleep apnea.
Oral appliances: These devices can help to keep your airway open during sleep.
Surgery: In some cases, surgery may be necessary to treat sleep apnea.
There are a number of different medical equipment companies that offer sleep apnea treatment products. Some of the best companies include:
ResMed: ResMed is a leading manufacturer of sleep apnea treatment products. They offer a wide range of CPAP machines and masks.
Philips Respironics: Philips Respironics is another leading manufacturer of sleep apnea treatment products. They offer a similar range of products to ResMed.
Fisher & Paykel Healthcare: Fisher & Paykel Healthcare is a New Zealand-based company that manufactures sleep apnea treatment products. They offer a range of CPAP machines and masks.
TopSon / Resplus : With the most affordable tag, pressure of 30 and amazing auto switch feature of Bipap / Cpap with Auto, ST mode, Replus has garnered the biggest market share in India.
Evox : In Indian context, both from local support, pricing, presence and features, Evox has built a good reputation for being a leading sleep device company
There are a number of different service providers that offer PAP machines on rent in India. Some of the best providers include:
Healthy Jeena Sikho: Healthy Jeena Sikho is a leading provider of home health equipment in India. They offer PAP machines on rent for a variety of sleep apnea treatment options. Biggest USP is the range of equipment, Presence, Ready Stock and Service quality, including consulting, Sleep Tests, which has made them the fastest growing and most affordable service provider. Allow rental and Sale, both.
Zorgers: Zorgers is another leading caregiver provider, also does bipap machines on rent.
Portea: Provides PAP machines on rent.
RespiKart: Provides CPAP / Bipap machines on rent. Also sells.
Medirent: CPAP machines on rent to people in need in NCR only
Medikonnect: Organization that provides PAP machines on rent to people in need in NCR only.
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