What If I Can’t Use My CPAP Mask?
For people suffering from sleep apnea, one of the most common, and often effective, treatments, is a CPAP mask. A CPAP mask delivers oxygenated air to the patient when they are sleeping to keep the airway open and to prevent oxygen deprivation. It is a non-invasive solution, and often the first method used for treating […]Read More
Am I a Candidate for Laser Tonsil Ablation?
Recent studies have determined that, while a tonsillectomy is a very safe procedure for a child, adults tend to have more complications and higher rates of post-operative infection. The surgery takes longer for adults, there is more interoperative bleeding, and healing takes longer. In fact, adults feel more pain than children just after surgery as […]Read More
Should I Get a Hearing Aid?
Do I Need a Hearing Aid Test? A hearing test is performed by a specialist in hearing called an audiologist. It is used to evaluate the degree of hearing loss you may be suffering. If you believe you have hearing loss, getting a hearing test done is a valuable first step that will ensure a […]Read More
Seasonal Allergy Relief Tips
During spring, pollen from trees and grass can trigger allergic reactions. Sneezing, itchy eyes and other symptoms of seasonal allergies can interfere with your daily activities. Common Symptoms of Seasonal Allergies When you have seasonal allergies, they typically affect your respiratory system. You might have periods of constant sneezing. Your throat and eyes may also […]Read More
How is Pharyngitis Treated?
What is Pharyngitis? Pharyngitis is the technical term for one of the most common forms of a sore throat, which is caused by a temporary inflammation of the pharynx. The pharynx is the membrane-lined cavity located behind the mouth and nose. It connects both of these to the esophagus. It is one of the most […]Read More
When Should You Get a Hearing Test?
Hearing loss is a common condition, as people get older. This condition can develop gradually, so it’s important to know when to have your hearing checked. A hearing test can determine if you have hearing loss so that you can get treatment and improve your quality of life. When to Have a Hearing Test Adults […]Read More