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Types of Hearing Loss
Hearing loss describes any reduction in hearing. Hearing loss can make a significant impact on your everyday life, so it’s important to see an ENT specialist and discuss your best treatment options. It might surprise you to know there are a few different types of hearing loss. The type of hearing loss someone experiences depends
Benefits of Cochlear Implants
Cochlear implants have come a long way since their introduction for helping people who are hard of hearing make sense of their auditory environment. This procedure provides a way for electric signals to directly stimulate the hearing nerve, helping the user understand speech and conversation. Although cochlear implants may not completely replicate normal hearing, they
What Causes the Different Kinds of Sleep Apnea?
What is Sleep Apnea? Sleep apnea is a common disorder where breathing continually stops or slows dramatically during sleep. This condition results in less oxygen concentration in the blood and can temporarily awaken sleepers at night. There are two essential types of sleep apnea; central sleep apnea and obstructive sleep apnea. Central Sleep Apnea Central
What are Adenoids and How do You Treat Them?
Adenoids: What are They? A part of the lymphatic system, adenoids are tissues that work to assist the immune system. Located in the upper throat area just behind the nose, adenoids, like tonsils, collect potentially harmful germs and bacteria as they enter the body. These lymphatic tissues help to fight infection and keep bodily fluids
Sleep Movement Disorders: What Are They?
Sleep movement disorders can cause movement or restlessness during or before sleep that can make it difficult to fall asleep or stay asleep for a full night’s rest. There are two main sleep movement disorders, which include restless leg syndrome and periodic limb movement disorder. Read on to learn more about these disorders. Restless Leg
What You Need to Know About Snoring and Sleep Apnea
Snoring is a common problem. While it can be annoying and keep others awake, most people don’t think twice about it. However, it can be a serious issue for some. Sleep apnea can be a serious issue that causes snoring. Read on to learn more about snoring and sleep apnea and what you can do
Sinusitis Treatment with Balloon Sinuplasty
With the warmer weather comes allergies, which can lead to irritation of the sinuses. When sinusitis occurs, you can experience nasal discharge and congestion, headaches, and coughing. If you are experiencing these uncomfortable sinus symptoms that are negatively impacting your everyday life, you may be able to benefit from a Balloon Sinuplasty. Read on to
How to Kick Tree Pollen Allergies to the Curb
Spring allergies are in full swing, which can include tree allergies. If you are suffering from allergy symptoms, making it miserable to spend any time outside, it may be time to seek out treatment. Read on to find out how to avoid allergy triggers and what kind of treatment can help you. Tree Pollen Allergies
Tips for Sinus Sufferers
Sinus sufferers are common, and if you’re one of them, you’d probably do just about anything to find relief! While finding a cure for sinus problems can be challenging, there are effective ways to improve symptoms and your daily life. Sinusitis Symptoms Some people are unaware that they might have a sinus problem! The symptoms
Hearing Aid Basics
Is your hearing loss making you feel left out of social conversations and causing miscommunication? If so, it might be time to consider a hearing aid to improve your daily life. What is a Hearing Aid? A hearing aid is a small electronic device made up of a microphone, amplifier, and speaker. The device can