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Masks and Their Effect on Your Hearing

The use of masks during the COVID-19 pandemic is proving to be essential. However, some people are finding it difficult to hear someone who is speaking to them. The masks may cause words to sound muffled and visual cues, such as lip reading, are impossible. Not only do masks [...]

By |2020-07-22T17:57:22+00:00June 25th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

What You Didn’t Know About Sleep Apnea

Did you know that nearly 18 million American have sleep apnea? Sleep apnea is a sleeping disorder where one’s breathing stops and starts throughout the night. Potentially dangerous, sleep apnea can occur countless times throughout the night without the person being aware of it. Luckily, when sleep apnea stops one’s [...]

By |2020-07-22T17:57:39+00:00November 9th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

What You Should Know About The Thyroid

Located within your neck, the thyroid is a large, ductless gland that plays a very important role in the regulation of one’s hormones. The thyroid has the ability to affect weight, body temperature, mood, and much more. While it plays such a significant role in our overall health, the thyroid [...]

By |2020-07-22T18:01:57+00:00August 20th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Why You Should Be Wearing Hearing Aids

According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), only 20 percent of people who could benefit from hearing aids actually wear them. If you’ve taken the plunge and purchased hearing aids, congratulations! You’re part of an elite group. Do you wear them every day? Or do they spend more time [...]

By |2020-07-22T18:02:06+00:00August 9th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

How A Tick Bite Can Make You Allergic To Red Meat

Red meat lovers beware! Earlier this year, the Lone Star Tick was newly discovered as a tick species whose bites can cause alpha-gal syndrome--an allergy to red meat. Currently, the Lone Star Tick is, so far, the only species of ticks that cause this bizarre allergy. However, since we are [...]

By |2020-07-22T18:02:26+00:00July 5th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

The 5 Most Common Allergy Myths

With each passing year, the allergy season predictions tend to get worse and worse. To the dismay of many allergy-sufferers, these predictions are almost always accurate. Each year, the pollen count seems to get higher and higher--something many forecasters believe climate change is responsible for. On average, the start of [...]

By |2020-07-22T18:02:17+00:00June 26th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Stronger Pollen and Allergy Seasons Are Predicted Worldwide

Recently, allergists have been warning their patients about the allergy season that lays ahead of them. This 2018 allergy season is predicted to be longer and more severe than allergies seasons in the past. However, this intense allergy season isn’t just limited to the United States, but across the globe. [...]

By |2020-07-22T18:02:40+00:00May 7th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Expect A Rough 2018 Allergy Season

If you thought 2017’s allergy season was a tough, then you may want to prepare yourselves because researchers are certain that 2018 is going to be an even worse allergy season. As the winter flu season comes to an end, we are soon entering into spring’s allergy season, filled with [...]

By |2020-07-22T18:02:57+00:00April 9th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments