04

Jul

When Should I See a Doctor for Acid Reflux?

Most Americans are familiar with the burning sensation of heartburn caused by stomach acid traveling up from the stomach into the esophagus. In fact, between 20 and 30 percent of adult Americans experience acid reflux on a weekly basis. But when it is time to see an ear, nose and...

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04

Jul

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Signs of Chronic Sinusitis

Sinusitis is a condition in which the tissues lining the sinuses are inflamed or swollen. The sinuses are not draining normally, leaving you with a stuffy nose, difficulty breathing through the nose, and your upper face may feel tender and painful. This condition could be the res...

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04

Jul

Woman with scrunched face and hands on her nose.

Living With Chronic Sinusitis

If you suffer from chronic sinusitis, you know firsthand the pain and frustration of the condition. When sinusitis lingers for at least 12 weeks, it is considered chronic. Several home remedies can help relieve the symptoms, but treatment from an ENT can help you achieve long-ter...

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04

Jul

Young woman blowing her nose

How To Get Rid of a Stuffy Nose

A constantly stuffy nose affects your daily life and is very frustrating. Usually, a stuffy nose is the result of inflamed blood vessels and tissues in the sinuses. The swelling or inflammation could be caused by sinusitis, a cold, an infection, or allergies. A stuffy nose, when...

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04

Jul

Man holding stomach in pain

8 Ways to Relieve Acid Reflux

Are you one of the millions of people in the USA who suffers from heartburn? Are you forced to take over-the-counter medications to try to stay comfortable after a meal? Acid reflux is a very uncomfortable and potentially harmful condition in which the muscle between your esophag...

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