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March 7, 2017

Finding Rechargeable Hearing Aids in Richmond, VA

Rechargeable hearing aids are a recent development for the hearing loss community, having come on the market within the last six to eight months. Unlike older […]
March 1, 2017

How to Recommend a Hearing Test to a Significant Other

If you suspect a loved one or significant other is suffering from hearing loss, convincing them to get a hearing aid — or even to get […]
February 22, 2017

Looking for a Balloon Sinuplasty in Richmond? Start Here.

What is a Balloon Sinuplasty? You may have heard or read about the term “balloon sinuplasty” before, particularly if you have had ongoing trouble with your […]
February 15, 2017

Croup Symptoms: What to Look For

When a child starts making the distinctive “barking” coughs associated with croup, it can be concerning or even frightening to parent and child alike.
February 8, 2017

4 Surprising Reasons Your Ears May Feel Clogged

Is your clogged ear just annoying, or might it be the symptom of another problem? One of the trickier aspects of diagnosing this particular ear problem […]
January 31, 2017

5 Tips to Prevent Voice Hoarseness Despite the Richmond Cold

Is the Richmond weather making your voice scratchy and hoarse? The cold temperatures and harsh winds of winter can be hard on your voice. Here are […]
January 25, 2017

Winter Nosebleeds: Treatment & Prevention

Nosebleeds are a common occurrence, so common that in the United States, one of every seven people will develop a nosebleed at some point in their […]
December 21, 2016

Save Your Ears on New Year’s Eve: NIHL Culprits

New Year’s Eve is a time of celebration and renewal. It’s also a time for loud parties and fireworks, which can inflict hearing damage. New Year’s […]
December 14, 2016

Skip the Chronic Sore Throat This Winter

Winter is coming, and that means more than just holidays and cold weather. It also means the arrival of colds, coughs, and sore throats. If you […]
December 7, 2016

18 Tips for Hearing Loss Patients Over the Holidays

Holidays can be the most wonderful time of the year! For those people dealing with hearing loss however, it can bring on a multitude of issues […]
November 21, 2016

Evaluating Your Sleep Apnea Treatment Options

As you may already know, sleep apnea occurs when a person’s breathing temporarily stops during sleep. Obvious symptoms of sleep apnea such as loud snoring can […]
November 17, 2016

Loss of Smell: Understanding Your Symptoms

Loss of smell, or anosmia, is a condition that can range from nuisance to safety hazard. The loss of smell can affect the taste of food […]
November 9, 2016

4 Common Symptoms of Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a condition affecting one in fifteen Americans, or approximately eighteen million people. Although most people associate the condition with loud snoring, sleep apnea […]
November 2, 2016

What is Sensorineural Hearing Loss?

There are two major types of hearing loss: sensorineural and conductive. If you are suffering from hearing loss (or think you may be), you might be […]
October 26, 2016

Selecting Your Next Hearing Aid: What’s Changed

How long has it been since you have upgraded your hearing aid? If it’s been awhile since you’ve updated, you may be surprised at the improvements […]
October 19, 2016

Hard of Hearing Products to Enhance Your Lifestyle

Hearing loss affects approximately 20 percent of Americans — more than 48 million people. Being hard of hearing means it’s not only harder to hear the […]
October 13, 2016

ENT Problems That GERD Can Cause

What is GERD? Gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD, is a condition wherein acidic stomach juices flow back up into the esophagus. GERD can have many causes […]
September 12, 2016

The Hard Facts on Sunscreen: What to Look For, What to Avoid

“Always use sunscreen.” No doubt you will hear this advice sometime over the summer, and for good reason. Using sunscreen is one of the most important […]
September 8, 2016

Why See an ENT Doctor to Treat My Allergies?

Those suffering from allergies must overcome the daily challenges they cause. Whether patients know the specific allergens to avoid or not, one of the most important […]
August 31, 2016

Guide to Buying Hearing Aids

If you’re currently in the market for a hearing aid, you may find yourself tempted by some of the inexpensive models available on the Internet or […]