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Is Nasal Irrigation Safe? Few Hygiene Tips...
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  • Feb 22, 2020

Amebic meningoencephalitis – In simple language, it is referred to as the “brain-eating amoeba.” This microscopic organism is found in lakes, rivers and hot springs. People are infected when contaminated water enters the nose. But what does that have to do with nasal irrigation and sinus infection treatment?[...]

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How Do ENTs Treat Headaches?
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  • August 26, 2019

Most people will suffer headaches from time to time and there is usually no reason to consult your doctor or an ear, nose and throat (ENT) professional. However, in cases where individuals experience regular pain, medical professionals can provide many different treatment solutions based on the cause of the problem.[...]

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How To Prepare For Snoring Surgery
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  • August 21, 2019

Snoring is one of the most common conditions that ENT doctors treat every day. There are plenty of solutions out there, from medications to nasal strips, and everything in between. If all the other treatments don’t work, then surgery will be suggested as a final recommendation.[...]

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Can Allergies Affect Your Ears?
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  • August 20, 2019

Autumn is hay fever season. There’s also pollen, grass, pet dander and dust contributing to allergies. The most common symptoms are itchy and watery eyes and a stuffy nose. Can allergies affect your ears? Yes, in several ways.[...]

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5 Things To Consider When Picking An ENT
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  • August 19, 2019

Selecting any doctor is a very personal decision. Picking an otolaryngologist (ENT) is not any different than picking other health care professionals. You want a skilled professional who has the experience and expertise to treat your condition and the bedside manner that makes you comfortable. In addition to the obvious things like the types of insurance accepted; here are some other considerations.[...]

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5 Benefits Of A Hearing Test
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  • August 14, 2019

These days most of us lead pretty busy lives. That means some things get pushed to the back of the line. But when it comes to your health, it’s never a good idea to put things off. That’s especially true when it comes to getting your hearing checked. Now you may be thinking that this is one exam you can put off for a while, especially if you haven’t noticed any symptoms. But there are some very good reasons to get a check-up. Here are five benefits of a hearing test.[...]

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4 FAQs About Sleep Apnea Surgery
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  • August 13, 2019

Sleep apnea is a sleeping disorder that prevents a patient from breathing properly when they sleep. Untreated sleep apnea often leads to repeated pauses in breathing during sleep, and this could happen hundreds of times throughout the night. This means that the body and the brain cannot get enough oxygen, causing some serious damage to one’s health.[...]

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3 Ways ENTs Treat Vertigo
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  • August 12, 2019

While many people think of vertigo as a condition, it is always a symptom of something else, usually in the inner ear. Vertigo is a very common symptom for people experiencing inner ear infections, vestibular migraines and a few other conditions.[...]

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4 Conditions An ENT Treats
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  • August 07, 2019

An ear, nose and throat specialist has to treat many different conditions when helping their patients. If you’ve never been to see one of these doctors in the past; you might like to learn a little more about the type of issues ENTs can solve, and when you need to get in touch with them. With that in mind, this article will highlight four of the most common conditions ear, nose and throat doctors deal with every day. Hopefully, the info should point you in the right direction and ensure you contact the right experts the next time you suffer any of these problems.[...]

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4 FAQs About ENT Headache Treatment Options
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  • August 06, 2019

Headaches are one of life’s most common problems and there are countless ways to treat a common headache. However, what most people don’t know is that headaches are likely caused by ear, nose and throat (ENT) problems. They are among the most common causes of a headache and there are several conditions that could cause a headache as a symptom.[...]

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4 Conditions An Ear, Nose And Throat Doctor Treats
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  • August 05, 2019

An ENT specialist will focus their attention on various problems regarding the ear, nose and throat. There are many things one of these specialists can treat, more so than most people expect. Furthermore, it’s beneficial if you see one of these doctors to treat specific conditions as they know the best ways to handle them.[...]

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Do You Have Trouble Sleeping?

Other than a lumpy and uncomfortable mattress, pregnancy or feeling generally achy in the muscles, sleep should be easy to come by. You should be able to set up a comfortable sleep space that makes you feel warm, toasty and ready to sink into a deep sleep cycle that sees you through until the morning. You should be waking up rested and ready to take on the day, with your body feeling relaxed and muscles comfortable.[...]

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Choosing The Right ENT Doctor

What Do ENTs Treat? It’s a large and complex field, otolaryngology, but the good thing about it is that it covers so many different disorders. Some of those are listed below: Head and neck issues, including tumors located in the area. Allergies and sinus disorders[...]

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A Guide To Vertigo

Many different organs communicate with the brain, helping it better understand the position and movement of your body. When these signals are thrown off, it can affect your sense of balance. Vertigo is a balance disorder closely related to your ears, meaning that your ear, nose and throat doctor is one of the most effective partners in both finding the cause as well as treating it. Here’s what you need to know about vertigo.[...]

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Voice Disorders

Looking for Ear, Nose and Throat care tips? Our doctors and staff share the latest developments in our blog. Most changes in the voice result from a medical disorder. Failure to seek a physician’s care can lead to hoarseness and more serious problems.[...]

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What To Expect At Your Hearing Test

A hearing test is a routine treatment and one of the most common services that your audiologist provides. It’s nothing to worry about, but you may want to know what exactly you’re getting into so that you can arrive for your test as relaxed and prepared as possible.[...]

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Sleep Apnea: Symptoms And Health Effects

While it may sound like it’s a disorder associated solely with sleep, sleep apnea is actually more closely tied to your ear, nose and throat (ENT) health. While it’s most often associated with loud snoring, the truth is that it can be a lot more potentially harmful to your overall health.[...]

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Ear Infection In Babies

Ear infections happen when viruses or bacteria get into the middle ear, the space behind the eardrum. When a child has an ear infection (also called otitis media), the middle ear fills with pus (infected fluid). The pus pushes on the eardrum, which can be very painful.[...]

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The impact of good health

You know that healthy habits, such as eating well, exercising, and avoiding harmful substances, make sense, but did you ever stop to think about why you practice them? A healthy habit is any behavior that benefits your physical, mental, and emotional health. These habits improve your overall well-being and make you feel good.[...]

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What causes relationship problems?

There is no one, single cause for relationship problems, but a number of factors can play a part. Past experiences A person’s family and upbringing can play an important role in his or her future relationships. People whose parents divorced are more likely to experience relationship breakdowns than those whose parents remained together4 and seeing high levels of conflict during childhood and adolescence or experiencing abuse in the early years has been linked to relationship problems later in life.5,6[...]

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4 Effective Home Remedies To Stop Nose Bleeding

A bleeding nose can be scary. Fortunately, more often than not, nosebleeds are nothing to panic about. The sight of blood dripping down the nose can send people into a frenzy. So, when you see blood gushing out of your nose, just calm down for a second and say, ”It’s just a little blood. No biggie!”[...]

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Symptoms of throat ulcers

Most sore throats will go away on their own without antibiotics. In some cases (like for strep throat), a lab test will need to be done to see if you or your child need antibiotics.[...]

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Video Game Addiction Symptoms, Causes and Effects

Although it is not yet recognized by the American Medical Association as a diagnosable disorder, video game addiction is a very real problem for many people. According to the University of New Mexico, recent studies suggest that 6 to 15 percent of all gamers exhibit signs that could be characterized as addiction. Though this disorder can have significant consequences to those suffering from it, its signs and symptoms can sometimes be very difficult to recognize.[...]

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The function and importance of ear wax

Ear wax, or cerumen, is a yellowish, waxy, natural substance produced by glands in the skin of the outer ear canal of humans and other mammals to protect the ear canals from damage and infection. Ear wax consists mainly of shed skin cells, hair, and the secretions of the ceruminous and sebaceous glands of the outer ear canal.[...]

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What are sinuses?

There are four pairs of sinuses in the head that assist the control of temperature and humidity of the air reaching the lungs. Sinuses begin as pea-sized pouches in the newborn extending outward from the inside of the nose to the bones of the face and skull. They expand and grow throughout childhood and into young adulthood. Eventually they become air pockets or cavities that are lined with the same kind of lining that lines the nose. They are connected to the inside of the nose through smaller openings called ostia.[...]

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How to Care for Your Ears

Voltaire called the ear the "road to the heart." It seems an apt description. Consider how a child's cry, a romantic song, or the thump of a neighbor's stereo at 3 a.m. can stir your emotions. Ears not only let us hear, but they also play a role in maintaining our balance, which is vital to our ability to function in daily life.[...]

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Causes Of Depression

It's often said that depression results from a chemical imbalance, but that figure of speech doesn't capture how complex the disease is. Research suggests that depression doesn't spring from simply having too much or too little of certain brain chemicals.[...]

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Reasons Of Throat Swelling

A sore throat is a common health complaint, especially amongst children. While most sore throats are a result of a cold or flu virus, hay fever or other allergies, they can also be a symptom of a more serious conditions.[...]

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Why Regular Checkup Is Important

It has been told over and over again by doctors, that one needs to have regular medical check-ups to keep track of their health. Something as simple as visiting the doctor for a check-up can ensure that you are getting screened for diseases.[...]

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Causes of Itching Throat and Cough

A sore or itchy throat and cough are two of the most common symptoms that bring people to a doctor. These symptoms often occur together, as irritation that causes your throat to be sore can also trigger a cough.[...]

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Tips to dry your Nose

Having a dry nose can be extremely uncomfortable because it can lead to other problems, such as: itchiness, pain, scabbing, nose bleeds, and nasal congestion. Some common causes of a dry nose are: dehydration, dry weather, and allergies, as well as decongestant and antihistamine medications. Below you will find 8 home remedies that you can use to relieve a dry nose and all the symptoms associated with it.[...]

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Cotton swabs are a waste

Given how precious they are, it’s only natural that you wish to keep your ears in great health. As such, ear cleaning is probably one of the top items on your agenda. Like most people, using cotton swabs is probably a part of your ongoing ritual. Unfortunately, as any audiologist will confirm, this is a bad idea.[...]

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Sleep Disorder

Sleep disorders involve problems with the quality, timing and amount of sleep, which cause problems with functioning and distress during the daytime. There are a number of different types of sleep disorders, of which insomnia is the most common.[...]

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Sore Throat

A sore throat (pharyngitis) usually goes after a few days. Simple treatments that you can buy can ease symptoms until the sore throat goes. Usually, you only need to see a doctor if symptoms are severe, unusual, or if they do not ease within a week.[...]

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How ear phones are ruining your ear

Earphones are highly popular these days. You can see everyone wearing earphones these days because they are highly common and they are used with every single device that you have. You can use single earphone with your mobile as well as with your laptop or desktop which makes it all-rounder.[...]

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How To Get Rid Of Anxiety?

If you’ve been feeling down in the dumps for an extended period of time, you may be suffering from depression. You’re not alone, as millions of other Americans experience this common disorder. The bright side is that there are a number of effective lifestyle strategies you can take to fight depression.[...]

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I can hear, just not clearly. Do I have hearing loss.

What’s the number one complaint hearing care professionals hear from their new patients with hearing loss? Ask them and they’ll likely say it’s, “I can hear but I can’t understand.” If this is what you’re experiencing, you may wonder if you have a hearing loss.[...]

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Can Dust Cause A Sinus Infection

If you have nasal congestion, facial pressure, cough and thick nasal discharge, you may have rhinosinusitis, commonly referred to as sinusitis.Your sinuses are hollow cavities within your cheekbones, around your eyes and behind your nose. They contain mucus, which helps to warm, moisten and filter the air you breathe. When something blocks the mucus from draining normally, an infection can occur.[...]

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What Does a Burning Sensation Mean

The nose is a surprisingly versatile organ, whose duties extend beyond the “mere” sense of smell. When working normally, the nose plays host to up to eight quarts of air every minute, all of which is warmed and moistened by the nasal passages to make it “palatable” to the sensitive tissue of the lungs. The nose also traps various particles and potential invaders, and keeps them from infiltrating further.[...]

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Hearing Loss of Loved Ones

Coming to terms with hearing loss is not always easy. Instead of admitting that one’s hearing needs a little assistance, the issue is often denied, and many miss out on the help that modern medicine and technology make available. That’s where friends and relatives can make a big difference. If you feel that a loved one is beginning to suffer from hearing loss, your intervention could prompt them to seek help. And there are plenty of signs to look for when you suspect that hearing loss is an issue. Here are some of the most common symptoms we’ve come across when diagnosing and assisting our customers with hearing loss.[...]

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Causes and Treatment of Goitre

Thyroid enlargement, commonly known as goiter, may have several possible causes. Any individual may develop goiter. The risk increases with age over 40 years, and women are more likely to be affected than men. Goiter usually occurs as a result of a change in the function or structure of the thyroid gland, which causes it to become enlarged.[...]

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What Are The Common Diseases Of Nose?

The nose plays an important role in the respiratory system. Aside from acting as a filter, it also ensures that the air is warm and moist before it enters the lungs. However, unlike many organs that have just a single function, the nose has other responsibilities, such as producing the sense of smell. This is particularly important as studies have shown that our sense of taste is directly related with how we smell an object.[...]

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Ear Wax

If you grew up thinking earwax is kind of icky and gross, you’re not alone. There’s nothing cute about finding a gooey yellow substance in your ears. Yuck! But earwax is actually very helpful to your overall health. Think of your ears as a self-cleaning oven. Things like chewing and talking keep your jaw in motion. That motion churns your earwax and keeps it moving.[...]

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Stress

Stress has become the most commonly faced problem in today’s time. It’s the biggest drug that’s making people look double their age. So many things cause stress. As a leader, we are constantly bombarded by urgent requests and employee concerns which affect not only our productivity but also our mental health. And the thing is, it is not only our work and our teammates which cause stress but also other things that go on in our lives—be it personal or otherwise. But one thing is certain, we all experience stress one way or another. [...]

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