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Allergic to Your Pet? Keep It in Control with Our 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, […]

The Top Underlying Causes of Sinusitis

Causes of Sinusitis

Your sinuses provide life for your body, but when they are inflamed, and the flow of oxygen is interrupted, and your body feels the effects as a result. Sinus infections […]

Tips for Traveling with Allergies

Tips for Traveling with Allergies

November is here and the holidays are right around the corner, and for some of us, this means hitting the road. Some of the busiest travel days of the year […]

Recover Your Voice Quickly with These Helpful Laryngitis Tips

Laryngitis Tips

When you have a case of laryngitis, your voice box, or larynx, becomes angry and inflamed. This inflammation prevents your vocal cords from vibrating properly and can put a damper […]

Lower Your Pitch with Thyroplasty Surgery

Thyroplasty Surgery

It doesn’t matter if you are a guy with a high-pitched voice, or a girl with a low-pitched voice, not sounding like your gender can have negative repercussions on a […]