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Tips For Stopping Snoring

11 August 2016
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If you snore at night, you might be embarrassed by that fact or your partner might have issues falling asleep beside you. Snoring could also point to a more serious health problem, such as sleep apnea. Here are some tips for stopping snoring if you have gone to a doctor and he or she said that it was not sleep apnea or any other more serious problem. 1. Clear Your Nasal Passages Read More …

Debunking The Biggest Myths Senior Citizens Tend To Have About Hearing Aids

1 July 2016
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If you live with an elderly relative who has a hard time hearing, it can be pretty frustrating to try to effectively communicate with them because they cannot hear what you are saying. Unfortunately, senior citizens are commonly resistant to the idea of getting hearing aids at all, which means no matter how much you tell them they need to see an ENT specialist, they may not hear it. This resistance most often comes from some pretty common misconceptions the older population tends to have about hearing aids. Read More …

Allergic Sinusitis: 4 Drug-Free Ways To Find Relief

21 June 2016
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Sinusitis is a term generally used to describe inflammation of the sinuses. If you experience sinus pain and pressure due to seasonal nasal allergies, you may be inclined to try over-the-counter decongestants. However, some individuals experience side effects from using oral decongestants, such as elevated blood pressure or insomnia. If you are looking for a drug-free solution to easing your allergic sinus issues, try the following methods: 1. Eliminate Allergens in Your Home Read More …

Three Thyroid Treatments, Prescribed By Level Of Severity And When You May Need Each

2 June 2016
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If you have recently been to see an ENT Specialist, and he or she has referred you to an endocrinologist because of something amiss with your thyroid, you may be wondering what is going on. You may even be a little bit worried, given that thyroid cancer is a very real disease, and people do die from it. However, you should also know that thyroid cancer is not very common at all, and if you are a  man, your risks are significantly lower than a woman's for developing this type of cancer. Read More …

3 Reasons Why You Might Need To See A Hearing Aid Specialist

1 April 2015
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A hearing aid specialist, also known as a hearing aid practitioner or hearing instrument specialist, is someone who evaluates the severity of a patient's hearing problems and finds the best hearing aid device for their needs. There are three main reasons an individual may need to visit a hearing aid specialist: to get testing, to check a hearing aids' functionality, or to find a new hearing device. Testing Hearing tests are not only for the elderly or the hearing disabled. Read More …