29

Nov

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How Do I Solve My Sleep Difficulties?

If you’re one of the millions of people in the US who are struggling to get a good night of sleep, you have probably tried a range of different remedies. If you have a sleep disorder that is preventing you from sleeping well, it can seem fairly hopeless. However, there are...

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29

Nov

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How Do You Test for a Sinus Infection?

Congestion, a sore throat, headaches, and other symptoms of a common cold generally fade in a week or so. However, if your symptoms don’t fade or keep returning, the problem may be your sinusitis. Sinusitis occurs when your sinuses become inflamed after a virus or bacterial...

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12

Oct

Man using a hearing aid

What are the best solutions for permanent hearing loss?

Hearing loss complicates everyday activities such as interacting with others, watching TV, and scheduling appointments. It’s no wonder that getting a hearing loss diagnosis can be an emotional and challenging time.Because medical technology is rapidly advancing, you may wo...

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12

Oct

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What are the common causes of hearing loss?

Because the ear’s primary functions are hearing and helping maintain balance, ear problems such as hearing loss can impact the ability to communicate and function effectively. It is a common problem for older adults, but hearing loss can affect people of all ages.If your h...

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30

Sep

Patient and Doctor looking at an x-ray

Can Sleep Apnea Be Cured?

Difficulty sleeping is often caused by obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a condition in which the throat tissue is lax or narrow, resulting in the muscles intermittently relaxing enough to block the airway during sleep. Snoring is one of the more common signs of sleep apnea. When th...

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30

Sep

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Common Sleep Disorders

Difficulty sleeping is a common problem that affects between 50-70 million Americans. Sleep disorders can be extremely frustrating, leaving you tossing and turning in bed or exhausted during the day. Not getting enough rest results in negative impacts on your mood, mental health...

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08

Aug

man sneezing with allergies

Most Common Types of Allergies

Allergies are the sixth leading cause of chronic illness in the US, and 50 million Americans suffer from them each year. Some people are affected by allergies in milder ways, experiencing some, but minimal, discomfort. However, for many, allergies are detrimental to their health...

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08

Aug

How Do You Fix Sinus Problems?

Sinus problems can feel like a cold that just won’t go away. Sinusitis is an inflammation of the cavities within the bones surrounding the nose lined with a thin membrane that produces mucus, usually swept along by hair cells and drains through small openings into the nasal...

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08

Jul

Man having his ear examined

Why Hearing Loss Is Common In Older Adults

Hearing loss is a common condition that many older adults experience. Also known as presbycusis, hearing loss caused by age is a gradual process. Many people don’t even know that the state of their hearing has declined because it happens so slowly over time. Often other peo...

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08

Jul

Man using a hearing aid

5 Signs of Hearing Loss

Hearing loss can be connected to a variety of medical concerns ranging from mental health issues, such as depression and anxiety, to physical ailments such as allergies or tumors. Whatever is causing your hearing loss, a reduced ability to hear the world around you can be frustra...

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