Reading Time: 4 minutes Heartburn is a common occurrence affecting millions every day. However, excessive bouts of heartburn could be a sign of GERD, a dangerous condition.
Reading Time: 3 minutes A tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy are common surgical procedures performed mainly on children to reduce infection and promote better sleep and breathing.
Reading Time: 4 minutes A sore throat can be a symptom of many conditions. Some of the most common include tonsillitis, strep throat, and allergies.
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.