pure tone audiometry

Pure Tone Audiometry: What You Need To Know!

Posted 23.08.2018 by Admin

What we hear and how much we hear defines the quality of our hearing senses. It plays an integral role in communicating, yet we take it for granted. Loss of hearing can lead to depression, frustration and isolation. Sufficient attention must be paid in noticing and detecting hearing loss in the primary stages, else it […]

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phlegm mucus throat

What Causes Excessive Mucus & Phlegm In Throat?

Posted 15.08.2018 by Admin

A number of reasons can contribute to development of excessive phlegm and mucus in throat. Immediate medical attention may be necessary in some cases, such as presence of blood in the phlegm. Let us see what triggers the production of these substances in the throat. What Is Phlegm? During an infection, the mucous membrane secretes […]

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Tinnitus Myths

Tinnitus Myths To Know

Posted 10.08.2018 by Admin

Tinnitus is the perception of ringing or noise in the ears that typically affects about one in five people. It is an underlying condition that can be related to circulatory system disorder, age-related hearing loss or ear injury.  Even though, it can aggravate with time, tinnitus can be improved for many people. Let us bust […]

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manage GERD without drugs

Managing GERD Without Drugs

Posted 04.08.2018 by Admin

According to a study, 1 in 10 Americans gets heartburn daily. There is no scarcity of drugs in the market targeting symptoms of GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease), but they come with dangerous side effects. Lifestyle and diet changes can have a better impact than taking medications, as they provide a long term healing effect. In […]

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Ankyloglossia

Some Common Myths Of Ankyloglossia Debunked

Posted 30.07.2018 by Admin

Ankyloglossia or tongue-tie is an abnormal condition present at birth, which restricts the circle of motion produced by tongue. In this case, a tight or thick tissue band called lingual frenulum ties the tongue’s bottom to the mouth’s floor. Not only does it make it difficult to stick out the tongue, but also affects the […]

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hearing tests for children

What Are Some Different Types of Hearing Tests For Children?

Posted 15.07.2018 by Admin

We all know what it is like to start developing hearing impairment with age. However, it is a lot more trickier when hearing impairment affects a child. Children might not even have the ability to realize they have a hearing problem. Hence, there are various hearing tests for children, depending on their age group. Tests […]

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