Reading Time: 4 minutes Noise-related hearing damage is caused by exposure to loud noises. People can use specific strategies to prevent noise-induced hearing loss.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Dysphagia is a disorder that causes difficulty swallowing. The condition is more common in older patients and those with neurological disorders.
Reading Time: 3 minutes Post-nasal drip can lead to coughing, wheezing, and sneezing. When a sore throat and congestion are chronic, an underlying condition may be present.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Adenoid removal, or adenoidectomy, is an effective treatment for recurrent earaches. The surgery is often done for children with chronic ear infections.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Asthma can cause difficulty breathing and wheezing, especially after activity. Some lesser-known symptoms include insomnia, chronic cough, and chest pain.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Allergies and the common cold can cause a sore throat and stuffy nose. What is the difference between the two? When should a patient see an ENT?
Reading Time: 4 minutes Both obstructive and central sleep apnea can cause significant health risks. A CPAP machine or septoplasty surgery are common treatment options.
Reading Time: 4 minutes In most cases, people can stop and prevent nosebleeds by pinching the nose and increasing moisture. If nosebleeds are frequent, patients should see an ENT.
Reading Time: 4 minutes An enlarged thyroid is a medical condition called goiter. Learn the common types of thyroid disorders, such as hypothyroidism, and hyperthyroidism.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) causes breathing interruptions during sleep. The most common treatment includes using a CPAP machine to regulate breathing.