Sleep Apnea Support Group A.W.A.K.E

Do you suffer from sleep apnea or have a family member or friend who suffers from it? If so, you are encouraged to attend this support group meeting on Monday, April 4 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Parrish Healthcare Center at Port St. John, 5005 Port St. John Parkway, (east of the I-95 Port St. John exit). The meetings are held in the Conference Center by the south entrance (near the sleep lab). This is a free community service. Please call 321-268-6408 to register.

The April 4 meeting will include the following:

·         Allergies and CPAP use. What to do? Once you get used to CPAP therapy and come to appreciate how great it makes you feel, you won't want to miss one single night using it! But what happens if you have allergies or a cold? The pollen count is very high this year. Having allergies or a cold is bad enough, but losing sleep because you cannot use CPAP makes it even worse. We will discuss options to help you overcome these allergies and not have to miss out on a good nights sleep with your CPAP.  

·         Two new CPAP masks will be discussed At this meeting we will discuss two brand new masks that have just come on the market. We always display every mask that is made, so you know your options. We want to provide you with the utmost comfort while wearing CPAP. Presented by Kristina St. Peter-Weaver, RPSGT 

 ·         At every A.W.A.K.E. Support Group meeting you’ll have the opportunity to see newer model CPAP machines and masks and receive a free mask fitting if you’d like.
Back

Parrish Healthbridge: Healthcare Simplified

For education, breaking news or a message from your physician, HealthBridge will get it to you quickly.

  • Healthy Living

    An Ounce of Prevention

    Well visits and screenings are important to maintain good health and prevent problems. In this low-stress environment, you have the opportun...

  • Healthy Living

    Quick, Convenient Care

    By Felicia Rabsatt-Harris, PMG executive directorWelcome to the Parrish Medical Group Diagnostic Center, located in the Crossroads Market Pl...

  • Healthy Living

    Foot Fix

    We subject them to high heels, bumpy trails and cold tile floors. We're all hard on our feet, but for people who have diabetes, proper foot...

  • Healthy Living

    Sleep: We All Need It, but Why Don’t...

    Sleep, we all need it and yet, it tends to be the first thing sacrificed when time is limited. But did you know the quality and quantity of...

  • Healthy Living

    Have a Change of Heart

    Bad habits sabotage your heart health. Learn what you can do to break them The old saying "You are the sum total of all your experiences" al...

  • Healthy Living

    Partners in Healing

    by Jerald Smith, PMC director of pastoral care Two days after being discharged from the hospital, Regi Redick received a visit from a repres...

  • Healthy Living

    Embrace Exercise

    Separately or together, exercise benefits the whole familyAsk the Expert by Julie Flick, MDExercise provides physical and emotional benefits...

  • Healthy Living

    Q & A: Me, Have Diabetes?

    Manage the disease by eating a healthy diet, maintaining a healthy weight and monitoring your blood sugar levels Q. What is diabetes?Diabete...

  • Healthy Living

    Keep Mental Health Top of Mind

    Positive thinking, active lifestyle and quality sleep are just a few prescriptions for keeping your mind sharp and healthy at any life stage...

Our Services

PMC helps our community stay healthy by living our vision of Healing Families—Healing Communities®

See Services

Classes & Events

Get healthy—and stay that way!—with dozens of classes, events and support groups to choose from every month.

See Calendar

Accomplishments

Parrish Medical Center is among the nation's best in clinical care, safety and patient experiences.

See Awards

Patient Stories

Need a little get-healthy inspiration? Read about how people just like you have transformed their lives.

See Stories

Web Nursery

Parents of babies born at PMC can choose to have a picture of their baby posted.

Find Pictures

Online Scheduling

Parrish Medical Center lets you reserve a space at urgent care centers and the hospital's ER.

Check In