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The Most Common Myths about Sinus Surgery

Myths about Sinus Surgery

Do you find that you are often having difficulty breathing, and find that you are always congested? Do you find that taking medication doesn’t help alleviate your symptoms? If so, […]

6 Ways to Help Ease Dry Sinuses

Dry Sinuses

When you think of a sinus infection, many picture congestion and a stuffy nose, but there is another type of sinus infection that comes with no mucus. With the dry […]

Did You Know: Fun and Interesting Sinus Facts

Sinus Facts

Your sinuses are vital to the health and wellbeing of your body, but yet many people only think of them when they have a stuffy nose or are having a […]

You Are What You Eat: Foods for the Respiratory System

Foods That Improve Breathing

The ability to breathe gives us life, as oxygen is necessary for the body’s cells and for the body to sustain itself. However, sometimes certain ailments can get in the […]

Allergic to Your Pet? Keep It in Control with Our Pet Allergy Tips

Pet-Allergy-Tips

To many people, their pet is an essential part of their life. Pets can be great companions, and having them around can help reduce stress. Despite the joys of having […]

Eat Up! Delicious Sinus Clearing Soups

Sinus Clearing Soups

Courtesy of seasonal viruses and allergies, many people reach for over-the-counter remedies to help treat their ailment. This year’s cold and flu season has been worse than usual, so it’s […]

Did I Break My Nose? The Signs and Symptoms of a Broken Nose

Symptoms of a Broken Nose

While sustaining a broken nose is usually not life-threatening, it can be excruciating. Besides experiencing pain, you run the risk of facial disfigurement, and it can make breathing difficult. While […]

Let It Flow: The Benefits of Sinus Surgery

Benefits of Sinus Surgery

Chronic sinusitis, also known as chronic rhinosinusitis, is a common condition that affects over 11 million Americans. A condition that causes mucus build up and interferes with drainage, chronic sinusitis […]

Is It a Cold or Sinus Infection? Know the Difference

Cold or Sinus Infection

Coming down with what is known as the “winter bug” is no fun, especially since the temperatures are dropping outside. People spend more time indoors to escape the cold, but […]

Top 10 Ways to Soothe a Sore Throat

Ways to Soothe a Sore Throat

Let’s face it. Nobody likes to have a sore throat. Your throat is sore, scratchy and your voice is hoarse. While sore throats can stem from a variety of conditions, […]