Everybody loves a good night’s sleep, but with the stresses and strains of modern life, that’s not always possible.
Happily, there are a range of technological gadgets and gizmos that can help you make it through the night.
Fisher and Paykel Icon Auto CPAP machine
The F&P ICON™ Auto is the fully featured Auto Continuous Positive Airways Pressure machine which combines all of Fisher & Paykel Healthcare’s leading clinical technologies for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).
The F&P ICON™ Auto provides:
• ThermoSmart™ Technology for more humidity and comfort
• Auto-adjusting pressure for personalized treatment during sleep
• SensAwake™ Technology to respond to waking moments
• InfoSmart™ Technologies for flexible data communication options
• Contemporary and stylish design for bedroom appeal
• Forward facing clock with customizable AlarmTunes™
• Compact footprint including humidifier and power supply
• Combined smart technologies.
Pricing: “Auto” unit $2450. “Premo” unit $2040. “Novo” unit $1840.
Individuals need to consult with their GP’s who may refer them to a Sleep Specialist. The Sleep Specialist may then recommend or prescribe a CPAP machine.
Product Website: http://www.fpicon.com/ and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CTWoJt6A_bY
Rating: 5 out of 5.
aXbo SleepPhase Alarm Clock
The Axbo Sleep Phase Alarm Clock measures your body movements calculates your optimum wake up time within a time span of 30 minutes before your requested wake up time. Your body movements are registered by a transmitter inside a comfortable wristband. It can also help you fall asleep by playing pleasant and relaxing sounds from nature that fade out automatically once you have fallen asleep.
Product Website: http://www.axbo.net.au
Buy online at: http://axbo.net.au/collections/frontpage
Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Solar Powered Water Bottle
The LightCap 300 solar light is a one litre water bottle which doubles as a waterproof container for valuables. It has a custom wide mouth with a 50% wider opening than standard bottles for easier cleaning, mixing, drinking and storing contents.
It’s a great gift for outdoorsy folks – campers, trampers, boaties etc. Kids especially love it as a nightlight. Useful as an emergency light at home or in the car – keep it in the survival or emergency preparedness kit.
Available from: http://www.giftbob.co.nz
Product Website: http://www.giftbob.co.nz/shop/product.aspx?id=01fef95f-fb29-414b-891d-925ef0c243ce
Rating: 3 out of 5
All prices correct at time of publishing. Products subject to availability.