sleep apnea during pregnancy

Sleep Apnea During Pregnancy

How to Deal With Sleep Apnea During Pregnancy Sleep apnea is a dangerous condition. More people understand the relationship between quality sleep and good health with recent advancements in research. Know we are learning about the dangers of sleep apnea during pregnancy. Considering sleep apnea is worsened by excess weight, staying fit during pregnancy is important.…

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ear

Why You Should Never Clean Your Ears With Cotton Swabs

According to reports by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, nasal allergies impact almost 50 million people throughout the country. These allergies can create itchy symptoms in your eyes, ears, nose, and throat. It might be tempting to scratch that itch with a trusty cotton swab. At the very least, it might clean away…

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avoid the flu

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

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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ent issues

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

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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nose infections

Flu Or Sinus Infection: How To Tell The Difference This Fall

It’s the time of year when every nearby grocer and pharmacist is offering the annual flu shot. But before you were able to get the vaccination, you’ve noticed your sinuses are tender, you have a headache, and you feel exhausted. Is it the flu or a sinus infection? Use this guide to find out.  …

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what are tonsils

What Are Tonsils and What Are They For?

What are tonsils and what are they for? The main function of the tonsils (palatine tonsils) is to produce antibodies to fight disease-causing microorganisms, acting as great allies of the immune system. They are extremely rich in lymphocytes (cells that act to defend the body) and are located in a strategic position (between the mouth,…

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sinus infections

What Happens If I Don’t Treat My Sinus Infection?

A sinus infection, otherwise known as sinusitis, is a result of bacteria or virus that causes swelling and inflammation in the tissue that make up your sinuses. But what happens when you don’t seek medical help for your sinus infection? It gets worse You may already be experiencing the pressure, swelling, and inflammation associated with…

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