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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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
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 21, 2017

March is National Sleep Awareness Month – Are You Sleeping?

March is National Sleep Awareness Month. This month, most of the country moved the clocks forward for Daylight Saving Time– an event that can often disrupt […]
March 23, 2017

Is Your Cough Due to the Richmond Weather?

As the weather in Richmond changes from warm to cold and back again, you may find yourself dealing with an unexpected cough.
April 5, 2017

How Your Air Quality Affects Your Allergies

Air quality can make a significant impact on your allergies. Spring and summer are often the worst months for allergy sufferers, but air pollution and other […]
April 12, 2017

A Month-by-Month Guide to Seasonal Allergies in Richmond, Virginia

We often think of spring as “allergy season.” But if you’re an allergy sufferer, every season can seem like allergy season. What steps can you take […]
April 19, 2017

Recognize the Link Between Hearing Loss and Depression

Many of us are familiar with the symptoms of depression: loss of appetite, unexplained weight loss or gain, withdrawal, an absence of pleasure in the things […]
April 26, 2017

Finding Support for the Hard of Hearing in Richmond, VA

For those losing their hearing in Richmond (or anywhere else), it can be a trying experience, both emotionally and physically.
May 4, 2017

Hearing Loss Incidence Rates Rival That of Heart Disease

Did you know that at age 65, 1 out of 3 people have a hearing loss or that 20% of Americans report some degree of hearing […]
May 10, 2017

Speech and Hearing: Signs That Your Child Needs a Hearing Test

Hearing is a crucial part of a child’s cognitive and social development. Detecting hearing loss and getting treatment can affect a child’s ability to develop speech […]
May 17, 2017

Virginia ENT: May is Melanoma and Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Every year, over five million cases of skin cancer are treated in the United States alone. Skin cancer is more common than breast, lung, and colon […]
May 25, 2017

Skin Cancer Treatment Options

One in five people will develop skin cancer in their lifetime. There are different types of skin cancers with different treatment options.  
June 8, 2017

7 Changes You May See After Treating Sleep Apnea

Something you may not have known about sleep apnea: over 90 percent of children who suffer from sleep apnea have enlarged obstructive tonsils and adenoids. In […]
June 14, 2017

10 Things About Post-Nasal Drip You Didn’t Know

Post-nasal drip is a condition that people can often find confusing. What exactly is it? What causes it, and what are the best treatments? When should […]
June 21, 2017

Protective Hearing Equipment to Invest in This Summer

Summer is fast approaching: a time for concerts, yard work, and outdoor activities. Did you know however, that all of these activities can potentially cause permanent […]