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Fitbit One - confirmation

Friday, January 25, 2013

In my formerly fat necked body, I used to snore so loudly that I was prescribed a CPAP just so I could get a good night's sleep. (And so my husband could get a good night's sleep as well!) If I didn't wake myself up snoring, my hubby would give me a shove to make me stop. It wasn't a fun situation. I never actually had apnea, just obstructive sleep snoring - like a freight train I was told!

Since I have dropped weight, especially in the face/neck area, I feel I no longer need the CPAP to sleep well. I eased myself away from the mask, and am sleeping fine and no longer wake myself up - at least I thought so.

So when I dropped the pedometer I was using in the potty, and it no longer worked, I looked into the Fitbit. And when I saw that the Fitbit One also tracks sleep, I immediately ordered it. I wanted to see if I was sleeping as good as I thought I was. Sure enough, every night I was sleeping from 97-100% with very few awakenings. I felt assured by this data that I really do not need to use the CPAP any more.

This is one of the best NSV's I have had! NO MORE CPAP - no more lines on my face in the morning YAY!!!

I also really like the other tracking features of this device. It is practically challenging as well as encouraging me to make my step goals and calorie burns. I am one satisfied customer.
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WILDFLOWERMA 2/1/2013 10:37AM

    That is amazing. That is the non-scale victory I am looking forward to most when I get close to goal weight. I've been using a CPAP for over ten years, due to very severe sleep apnea. My weight was a lot lower when I was diagnosed, so I may need a surgery when the weight is off. It must feel so great to be free of the machine!

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CTUPTON 2/1/2013 8:38AM

    You have made huge accomplishments! congratulations! Chris emoticon

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MAW_OH 1/26/2013 6:28PM

    I am thinking about getting the fitbit. I hope it dosen't attach to your waist band like pedometers, I have lost a couple in toilets, too!

Thanks !

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NEWMEN2013 1/25/2013 9:47PM

    just one example of success that may or may not be reflected in the scales. congratulations! enjoy your CPAP-free life.
SLEEP WELL!
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ALEXSGIRL1 1/25/2013 8:23PM

    glad the fitbit you and buddy are all getting along nicely emoticon emoticon emoticon

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GEEKYGRANDMOMMY 1/25/2013 1:32PM

    good for you.

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AANGEL3 1/25/2013 12:32PM

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BESTMEPOSSIBLE 1/25/2013 12:25PM

    I can't wait for my current tracker to die - I plant to get the fitbit once it croaks! Great to hear how the weight loss is already inproving your quality of life. WooHoo!

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HHB4181 1/25/2013 11:35AM

    That's Awesome! Good for you! emoticon

I ordered my fitbit earlier this week, hoping it comes by tomorrow

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NKOUAMI26 1/25/2013 8:53AM

    Victory!!!! emoticon emoticon emoticon

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BIGPAWSUP 1/25/2013 7:43AM

    Woo Hoo - awesome job! I'm so happy you don't need the CPAP anymore.

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