Monthly Archives: June 2018
Have an Ear Ache? When You Need to Take it To an ENT

Have an Ear Ache? When You Need to Take it To an ENT

 ENT stands for ears, nose, and throat. An ENT specialist is called an otolaryngologist. When should you visit an ENT specialist? When you have an ear infection, you need professional help. When you have a sinus or nose condition, ENT visits can give you relief. An ENT can also help…

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The Shocking Reason Why Pregnancy May Cause Hearing Loss

The Shocking Reason Why Pregnancy May Cause Hearing Loss

Pregnancy causes hormone changes, which can create a plethora of side effects. A study printed in the Brazilian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology shows how hearing is affected during pregnancy. What happens to your hearing when pregnant? Hormones can cause fluids to change in your ear. These hormone changes can cause an imbalance of homeostasis.…

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Breathe Easy: The Reassuring Truth About Sinuplasty Recovery

Breathe Easy: The Reassuring Truth About Sinuplasty Recovery

After suffering from sinus infections and discomfort for months or even years, you and your ear, nose and throat doctor may have decided that sinuplasty is the best option. Also called balloon sinuplasty, this procedure involves placing a small balloon catheter inside the sinus opening. The balloon is inflated, expanding…

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