Posts by Dr. Douglas Dedo

what is a cpap

Snoring? Your Questions Answered.

An occasional rattle when you snooze is normal, but when it’s constant and loud, it’s not only disruptive to your partner, it can have some serious health implications. Today we will answer some common questions about snoring and treatment options. When does snoring become a health concern? Chronic snoring occurs when the air flow through…

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5 Easy Ways to Help Reduce Indoor Allergens in Your Home

If you suffer from indoor allergies, you are definitely not alone. About 20 percent of Americans suffer from indoor allergies, resulting in watery, scratchy eyes, stuffy, runny nose, headaches, shortness of breath, and even triggering of asthma symptoms. The good news is that there are some easy steps you can take in your home to…

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4 Tips for Dealing with Sinus Congestion

Sinus congestion can be a minor annoyance – but can also quickly become a painful infection. Sinusitis, the inflammation of the nasal sinuses, is one of the most common health complaints in the United States, the condition affects about 37 million people a year. If you experience recurring instances of sinus congestion or infection, you…

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ENTs Are Headache Experts

You might think your general practitioner or a neurologist is the best place to go to treat chronic headaches. While they can certainly help,  Ear Nose & Throat (ENT) specialists are experts at treating headaches! The management of ear, nose and throat problems is key to treating headaches. What do ENTs Treat? ENTs treat sinus…

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what is a cpap

What Are the Most Common Sleep Apnea Symptoms?

Sleep apnea, a potentially serious disorder where breathing stops and starts repeatedly during sleep, affects roughly 22 million Americans.  It impacts people of all ages, and it can even occur during pregnancy. While this condition is often associated with loud snoring, there are several other factors and symptoms that may surprise you. Read on to…

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How To Stay Healthy During Flu Season and Avoid the Flu

Stay Healthy and Avoid the Flu Every year the dreaded flu season looms and everyone tries their best to avoid it. After all, the symptoms – pain, cough, chills, body aches, congestion, etc. – are no fun to experience. Here’s a starting point for getting through the season without getting sick. Get Your Flu Shot…

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Nasal Sprays – How Do They Work?

Most people are familiar with nasal sprays and the relief they can offer for various conditions. The spray is just one way to deliver various medications in a liquid form. It’s sprayed in the nose, or through the nostrils, and then the inside of your nose absorbs the medication. If you have been prescribed a…

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Top Winter ENT Issues

Top Winter ENT Issues at Palm Beach Sinus Doctors Ear, nose, and throat issues happen during all times of the year, but we do see some problems pop up more in the winter. This is because the temperatures get colder and the air gets drier. So as we transition out of daylight savings and prepare…

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Winter Allergies and How to Combat Them Effectively

Winter Allergies and How to Combat Them We all know that winter comes with too much cold, even if it is mild here in Florida. This colder weather tends to increase your chances of getting exposed to a different disposition of triggers. If you are a person who is allergic to pollen or summer allergies,…

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