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How to Choose the Best ENT Doctor in St. Louis?

ENT St. Louis Missouri

You have a lot of options when looking for the best ENT doctor in St. Louis, but it’s hard to know which doctor will meet your specific needs and expectations. As a result, we’ve compiled some information to help you know how to find exactly the right match!   Find the Best ENT Doctor for…

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Fall Brings a Rise in Ragweed Allergies

Ragweed Allergies

There’s a lot to love about autumn, but while pumpkin spice lattes and cozy hoodies are great, you may not be a fan if you have a ragweed allergy. Ragweed season runs from late August to mid-October, causing allergy symptoms such as sneezing and headaches for millions of Americans. Find out what treatments are possible…

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Common Nasal Problems and Solutions

Sinus Problems

When your nose isn’t working, it can affect your ability to smell, taste, and breathe. In some cases, it can also cause facial pain and headaches. If you’re experiencing nasal symptoms that are causing you misery, it’s important to seek medical attention so you can start enjoying life again. In particular, here are the three…

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Common Causes of Sinus Infections

Sinus Infection Causes

If you’re familiar with the pain, pressure and fatigue that sinus infections bring, you’re not alone. Millions of patients suffer from sinus infections each year, but some are more susceptible to getting them again and again. Find out what’s causing your sinuses to become blocked so you can avoid infection and get relief.    …

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Back to School Ear, Nose and Throat Sickness

Pediatric Ear, Nose & Throat Sicknesses

After a nice reprieve from germs, your kids are headed back to the classroom where viruses spread quickly. Students should be encouraged to wash their hands often with soap and warm water and to sneeze into the crook of their elbow to avoid spreading germs, but even with good hygiene your child is bound to…

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Can Surgery Cure Hearing Loss?

Ear Surgery

Hearing loss is frustrating. It can affect our relationships, our ability to communicate, and even our careers. While most hearing loss requires conventional hearing aids, there are certain types of ear surgery that can improve or restore hearing depending on the diagnosis. Ask your ENT doctor if one of these solutions may work for you.…

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St. Louis Humidity Breeds Mold Allergies

Mold Allergies

There’s no question that we’re all sweating a lot more this month in St. Louis due to the humidity, but if you’re also having trouble breathing or your asthma has gotten worse, you may be able to blame the same culprit. Humidity creates a breeding ground for mold spores in the home and if you…

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Recognize Problems with Your Salivary Glands

Salivary Glands

Saliva keeps our mouths moist, helps with swallowing, aids in digestion, and protects our teeth. The salivary glands are responsible for making saliva, then small tubes called ducts carry the saliva into the mouth. When something is wrong with the salivary glands or ducts, it can cause pain and lead to infection, so if you’re…

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Summer’s Here, and So Are Grass Allergies

Grass Allergy

After the chilly spring we had in St. Louis, summer feels amazing – that is, to most of us. If stepping outside is making you sneeze and wheeze, you could be allergic to grass. Find out how to know for sure, and what you can do to get relief.           What…

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Broken Nose Symptoms and Treatments

broken nose

Whether it’s being hit in the nose by a soccer ball or slamming face-first into a door, most people get struck in the nose at some point. The first thing that usually comes to mind is how painful it is, and the second thing is “Is it broken?” If you’ve recently experienced facial trauma, here…

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