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Trying to find the right doctor can be stressful. You usually aren’t feeling well when you start the search and you just want someone that can diagnose your condition, prescribe a course of treatment and treat you with the dignity and respect you deserve. You don’t want hassle; you want relief. Here are some tips to help you in your

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Snoring is more than a nuisance. It can wreck relationships and get in between you and a good night’s sleep. If your snoring is a problem, talk to your ENT about pillar implants. Why we snore Human snore when their airways are obstructed or tissues that should be firm vibrate. One of the most common causes of snoring is the

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There can be many causes of a headache . Primary headaches are caused by stand-alone events caused by structures in the head that are pain sensitive. Tension headaches and migraines fall into this category. More common are secondary headaches. These headaches are the result of another condition. This can range from drinking too much alcohol to eating ice cream. One

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Whether it is you, your child or a loved one the idea of having tonsils removed can make you nervous. The best way to address the anxiety you might feel is to have complete information on what to expect. It’s the fear of the unknown that makes us uneasy. Here’s what you need to know about having tonsils removed. Reason

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Septoplasty ( septum surgery ) is the medical name for the procedure that corrects and straightens the nasal septum. The nasal septum is the name for the bone and cartilage partition between the two nasal cavities. The septum should be located in the center of the nose. If it is not straight, it deviates into one of the nasal cavities

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When you think of treatment for sleep apnea, you might not think of seeing an ENT . However ENTs are uniquely trained and qualified to treat sleep apnea. Sleep apnea occurs when you can’t breathe properly while sleeping. Many times this condition is caused by obstructions from the nose and throat. It only makes sense to see a doctor that

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Tonsil surgery is generally performed on an outpatient basis; no overnight stay is required. But that doesn’t mean there is no recovery period. If the ENT has recommended tonsil surgery for your child you should be prepared for a brief recovery period of a week to a week and a half. Here’s what you can expect during that period. Fever

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You’ve got questions about adenoids and we’ve got answers. Here’s everything you need to know about adenoids . What are adenoids and what do they do?  Adenoids are bits of spongy lymph tissue that play a major role in the immunity system of the upper airways. They are part of a child’s defense against disease. White blood cells circulate through

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The tonsils are two clusters of tissue located on both sides of the back of the throat. If your child has recurring infections of the tonsils or adenoids, the ENT may recommend removal. Tonsil surgery for repeated infections Repeated infection is the most common reason for the ENT to recommend tonsil surgery. One case of tonsillitis doesn’t mean your child

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It’s a common misconception that your nose continues to grow as you get older. It’s just not true. It is true that as we age our nose can droop down or change shape. This is result of our good friend: gravity. As gravity exerts force on your nose it can pull it out of shape. If this causes the septum

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