What is Balloon Sinuplasty?

What is Balloon Sinuplasty?

Balloon sinuplasty is quickly becoming the most common sinus surgery. A relatively newer surgery, balloon sinuplasty is a medical procedure that treats chronic sinusitis. Sinusitis is a condition that describes the swelling of the tissue lining the sinuses. This...
Monitoring Your Daily Exposure to Noise

Monitoring Your Daily Exposure to Noise

We navigate a range of sounds and volumes throughout the day. While we typically do not think twice about the noise we are regularly exposed to, some of it can actually be harmful for hearing health.  Exposure to loud noise is actually a common cause of hearing loss,...
All About Earwax

All About Earwax

Earwax is among the many things that our bodies produce. We are all familiar with earwax and incorporate its removal into our regular routines. But do you know what earwax is? Did you know it actually serves a purpose? And that you should avoid using cotton swabs?...
Do Adults Ever Get Tonsillectomies?

Do Adults Ever Get Tonsillectomies?

Tonsils are the two fleshy like tissues in the back of the mouth, one on each side. Part of the immune system, tonsils work to trap the bacteria and viruses that we breathe in. Antibodies produced by cells in the tonsils kill these germs which helps prevent...
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