Two Ailments That Can Be Treated By Seeing An Ear, Nose & Throat Doctor


If you're dealing with certain ailments, you may have become accustomed to them and think that you'll just have to deal with it.  However, what you may not know is that an ear, nose and throat (ENT) doctor may be able to assist you.  Although on the surface it may seem that ENT doctors treat obvious issues such as sore throats or ringing in the ears, there are a number of other maladies that they can help with as well.

19 July 2016

Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy: What You Should Know


Pregnancy is an important time in a woman's life and has a major impact upon her entire body, especially the endocrine system which controls the hormones in the body. The thyroid gland is an important component of that endocrine system. Get to know some of the facts about the thyroid and one of the most common thyroid problems during pregnancy, hypothyroidism, so that you know what to look out for when you are pregnant.

6 July 2016

Your Guide To Sleep Apnea Treatment


Sleep apnea is a potentially serious medical condition in which you periodically stop breathing while you sleep. If you've been diagnosed with this condition, there are several treatment options you can try. Learn about these options and discuss them with your doctor. Here is your guide to sleep apnea treatment: Lifestyle Changes The first treatment options you may want to try are simple lifestyle changes. If your sleep apnea is mild, lifestyle changes alone may be enough to treat your condition.

13 June 2016

3 Tips To Help You Connect & Converse With Your Hearing-Impaired Parents This Summer


As your parents age, there is a chance that their hearing could decline. If either of your parents are experiencing hearing loss or now require assistance from hearing aids, there are steps you can take this summer when you visit and hang out with them that will making hearing and communication easier for both of you. Here are a few tips that will help your communication go more smoothly this summer when you get together.

1 June 2016

Is There A Doctor In The House? Considering Physician Assistant Training When You Are Hearing Impaired


There are approximately 30 million people in the U.S., over the age of 12 years, who have hearing loss in both ears. For a number of those who suffer from hearing loss, there is a challenge in finding and maintaining a job, especially in the current economic situation. This is seen in the recent statistics that show that, while the national average of unemployment stands at approximately 5.9 percent, it is at a higher rate of 12.

24 December 2015

4 Things You Might Be Doing To Worsen Your Allergy Symptoms


If you struggle with hay fever or seasonal allergy issues, you need to understand the most effective ways to keep your symptoms at bay. Unfortunately, sometimes people who suffer from allergies don't realize that the things they do every day could actually be worsening their symptoms. Here are several mistakes that many people make without realizing that they could be making their allergy symptoms worse. Letting the Fresh Air In

16 December 2015