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Can Nasal Irrigation Help With My Sinus Infection?

Sinus infections, also known as sinusitis, can make life miserable for sufferers. Your sinuses are located above your eyebrows flanking the bridge of your nose and in your cheeks just below your eyes. These pockets, commonly referred to as nasal passages, should be filled with air. When people get a cold or suffer from seasonal […]

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Tips for Reducing Spring Allergies for Gardeners

Tips for Reducing Spring Allergies for Gardeners from Allergy & ENT Associates Spring is a beloved season for those lucky enough to have a green thumb, but for the millions who suffer from seasonal allergies, springtime can also be downright debilitating. Symptoms ranging from sneezing and watery eyes to fatigue and runny nose can often […]

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What Puts the “Hay” in Hay Fever?

It may happen during a particular season, or it may be a year-long struggle. If your allergy-like symptoms are driving you batty and you can’t seem to escape them, there may be something else at play. Rhinitis, or “hay fever,” as it’s often called, could be wreaking havoc on your body without you even knowing […]

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Functional vs Cosmetic Rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty is a term for any external or internal surgical procedure that changes the structure of the nose for functional or cosmetic purposes. Contact Allergy and ENT Associates for more information on rhinoplasty.

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Allergy Patch Testing – Do You Need It?

Have you ever put on bacitracin, only to have the injured area get more swollen and irritated? Or maybe you’ve put in your favorite pair of earrings, only to have your earlobes swell up around the posts a few hours later. As it turns out, any number of seemingly harmless items may cause an allergic reaction, as […]

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At-Home Sore Throat Remedies

At-Home Sore Throat Remedies from Allergy & ENT Associates When you have a sore throat, everyone knows you can pop into the nearest pharmacy and grab some over-the-counter lozenges or pain relievers. However, sometimes you’re just too tired to go out and grab medication, or maybe you prefer a more natural solution. If that’s the […]

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Do You Have a Cold or Allergies?

Some people dread winter, not because of the chilly weather and the minimal daylight, but because everyone seems to be sick. Many common illnesses rear their ugly heads during the colder months, and it feels like hardly anyone is left unscathed. The common cold is one such culprit. Research suggests that the average healthy adult […]

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Symptoms of a Deviated Septum

Symptoms of a Deviated Septum from Allergy & ENT Associates The septum is the thin bone and cartilage barrier between the two sides of your nose. A “normal” septum runs straight up and down, dividing your nose into two equal halves. However, if you have a deviated septum, it’s skewed to one side, resulting in […]

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