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Sleep apnea stories

You’re not alone in your treatment journey. Read stories of others who have been diagnosed with sleep apnea and how they have adjusted to treatment.

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Geoff’s story

"I have so much more energy when I’m teaching late classes or when I’m working out. CPAP has changed my life."

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Jessica's story

"I can’t believe how much more energy I have during the day. My blood pressure has normalized. I enjoy playing with my kids so much more now."

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Orville's story

"Remember, sleep plays a vital role in health—and in illness. If you are struggling getting used to your PAP system, get help from someone who has been there and done that. It can make a tremendous difference!"

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Mary Jo’s story

"The first time I used CPAP, I woke up headache free. Soon, I didn’t have to sleep the minute I came home. It was great."

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Leightan's story

"CPAP therapy has changed my life. I now get a good night's sleep and I always have my machine with me wherever I go."

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Write your story while you travel

Your sleep apnea journey doesn't have to stay at home. With our portable CPAP machine, ResMed AirMini™, wherever your life story takes you, your therapy can go, too. Watch stories from AirMini users and why they love the world's smallest CPAP.

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