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Common Causes of Hearing Loss

The events leading up to a loss in hearing can be varied. The cause can sometimes be readily apparent, including an ear infection or the build up of wax along the external ear canal. Other times, there will be problems that need to be discovered via technology and a thorough examination. These are some of […]

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The Difference Between Different Kinds of Sore Throats

There are many different reasons why the throat could be sore. Some reasons are more serious than others. The cause of the sore throat will determine what kind of treatment is necessary.

Bacterial Sore Throat

The most well known form of a bacterial infection resulting in a sore throat is the streptococcus bacteria. This is the virus […]

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How the Ear, Nose, and Throat are Connected

Did you know that one of the oldest medical specialties in the Western world has to do with the study and treatment of the ears, nose, and throat (or ENT for short)? Otolaryngologists (or ENTs) treat a wide range of ENT issues since these components are all interconnected.

 

How the Ear, Nose, and Throat are Connected

 

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How to Unclog a Clogged Ear

A clogged ear can easily be one of the most annoying but commonly recurring experiences in the world. The various reasons behind clogged ears are very diverse, but thankfully, they can remedied with a relatively small investment in time and energy under most circumstances. If you want to spare yourself the annoyance of clogged ears […]

By |June 9th, 2017|Ears|Comments Off on How to Unclog a Clogged Ear

Debunking Common Myths About Tonsillitis

Tonsillitis is a condition that is fairly common, but there are a lot of myths about it. It is important to clear all of the misconceptions about this condition.

Myth: No One Needs Tonsils
Fact: No one knows what tonsils do. However, experts believe that they are an important part of the immune system. They have also stated […]

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