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We will be adding pages to this area to discuss common issues related to sleep, snoring, obstructive sleep apnea, and general health. We are very tech-friendly, so any new applications or technology that comes up will be reviewed as well.

The Team

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Travel Tips for CPAP Users – 2016

by Erica Dehmel, BHSc, RRT and Erin Riley, RRT

Taking a trip and need some advice on how to make CPAP travel-friendly? Here are some helpful tips you can use.

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Four Bad Habits That You Don’t Know are Affecting Your Sleep – June 2016Mobile phone addiction

by Kelly Rudolph, BA (Psych)

A good night sleep plays a key role not only in your ability to function the next day but also in your overall health. Sometimes there are factors that can interfere with this you can change.

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Taking it Off… The CPAP Mask, That is! – May 2016

by Erica Dehmel, BHSc, RRT

Most people using CPAP therapy have woken at least once through the night to find they have removed their CPAP mask in their sleep.

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Acromegaly and Sleep Apnea – May 2016

Brain anatomy PITUITARY GLAND - cross section

by Dr. Rick Balys, MD, FRCSC

Acromegaly is a medical condition whereby your pituitary gland produces too much growth hormone and causes symptoms that can affect all of your body systems.  Acromegaly can also cause or aggravate obstructive sleep apnea.

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Sleep “App”-nea – April 2016

by Erica Dehmel, BHSc, RRTPrint

Are there mobile platforms to be able to monitor your own CPAP usage to get proper feedback? Check out the available options!

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Positive Thinking – April 2016

by Tracy Gower, PDt.Screen Shot 2016-04-11 at 1.10.15 PM

Tracy takes us through the power of positive thinking.  Realize your full potential because you deserve it!

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Sleep Apnea and Diabetes – April 2016

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One of the largest studies performed right here in Canada showing the link between obstructive sleep apnea and development of diabetes. Nutshell:  Compared to non-apneic sleepers (AHI less than 5), people with mild – moderate apnea (AHI 5-30) have a 23% increased risk of developing diabetes, and those with severe apnea (AHI > 30) have over 30% increased risk of developing diabetes.

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What Happens After Nasal Surgery – March 2016
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What exactly does our nose do in the process of breathing, and what happens to it right after nasal surgery?

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What You Will Gain by Losing – January 2016

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Many of us have forgotten how good our body is designed to feel! Are you willing to lose weight to see how good you can feel again? Check out part 1 of how to rebuild (or build) a healthier lifestyle, step by step.

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Dry MouthCactus

Dry mouth is a very common problem experienced by people of all ages. It is unfortunately a very common side effect of many medications, but can happen with a number of different conditions and other treatments. Let’s talk about them.

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Healthier ChoicesApples

Looking to make some changes towards improving your health? You are not alone! There are some simple steps you can make to make a successful transition towards a healthier and happier you!

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Snore Shop Dartmouth
(NS Head Office)
35 Baker Drive, Suite 103
Dartmouth, NS B2W 0H3


T: (902) 435-0298
F: (902) 435-7259
Toll Free: (877) 339-3838
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Hours of Operation:
08:30 - 5:00 pm Monday
08:30 - 8:00 pm Tuesday
08:30 - 8:00 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 5:00 pm Thursday
08:30 - 5:00 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Halifax
30 Farnham Gate Road
Halifax, NS B3M 3W8

T: (902) 422-1957
F: (902) 423-4579
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Hours of Operation:
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08:30 - 5:00 pm Tuesday
08:30 - 8:00 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 8:00 pm Thursday
08:30 - 5:00 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Sackville
91 Sackville Drive, Suite 101
Lower Sackville, NS B4C 2R3

T: (902) 252-5500
F: (902) 252-3993
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Hours of Operation:
08:30 - 4:30 pm Monday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Tuesday
08:30 - 8:00 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 8:00 pm Thursday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Kentville 
Canada Post Building
491 Main Street, Unit 2
Kentville, NS B4N 1K9


T: (902) 365-5875
F: (902) 365-5874
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Hours of Operation:
08:30 - 4:30 pm Monday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Tuesday
12:00 - 8:00 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Thursday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Bridgewater
134 North Street
Bridgewater, NS  B4V 2V6

T: (902) 530-3290
F: (902) 530-3367
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Hours of Operation:
08:30 - 4:30 pm Monday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Tuesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Thursday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Truro
94 Esplanade Street
Truro, NS B2N 2K3

T: (902) 843-4371
F: (902) 843-4375
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Hours of Operation:
08:30 - 4:30 pm Monday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Tuesday
12:00 - 8:00 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Thursday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Amherst
4 Robert Angus Drive
Amherst, NS B4H 4R7

T: (902) 660-5340
F: (902) 660-5343
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Hours of Operation:
08:30 - 4:30 pm Monday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Tuesday
12:00 - 8:00 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Thursday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Port Hawkesbury
636 Church Street
Port Hawkesbury, NS B9A 2X5

T: (902) 738-3041
F: (902) 738-3019
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Hours of Operation:

08:30 - 4:30 pm Monday
12:00 - 8:00 pm Tuesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Thursday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Sydney
295 Charlotte Street Unit 100
Sydney, NS B1P 1C6

T: (902) 270-7711
F: (902) 270-2667
Toll Free: (877) 339-3838
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Hours of Operation:
08:30 - 4:30 pm Monday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Tuesday
12:00 - 8:00 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Thursday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Saint John
(NB Head Office)
717 Millidge Avenue
Saint John, NB E2K 2N7

T: (506) 214-3000
F: (506) 214-7600
Toll Free: (877) 339-3838
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Hours of Operation:
08:30 - 4:30 pm Monday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Tuesday
12:00 - 8:00 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Thursday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Moncton
102-1155 Shediac Road
Moncton, NB E1A 5L1

T: (506) 830-5300
F: (506) 830-5400
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Hours of Operation:
08:30 - 4:30 pm Monday
12:00 - 8:00 pm Tuesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Thursday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Fredericton
60 Bishop Drive
Fredericton, NB E3C 1B2

T: (506) 206-7999
F: (506) 206-8878
Toll Free: (877) 339-3838
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Hours of Operation:
08:30 - 4:30 pm Monday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Tuesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Thursday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Friday
Weekends Closed


Snore Shop Charlottetown
(PEI Head Office)
161 St. Peters Road
Charlottetown, PE C1A 5P6

T: (902) 367-6374
F: (902) 367-6376
Toll Free: (877) 339-3838
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Book a Sleep Study Online

Hours of Operation:
Summerside open Monday
Summerside open Tuesday
12:00 - 8:00 pm Wednesday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Thursday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Friday
Weekends Closed
Evenings: Use back entrance


Snore Shop Summerside
61 Central Street
Summerside, PE C1N 3L2

T: (902) 367-6374
F: (902) 367-6376
Toll Free: (877) 339-3838
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Book a Sleep Study Online

Hours of Operation:

08:30 - 4:30 pm Monday
08:30 - 4:30 pm Tuesday
Weekends Closed


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