24 01, 2022

When a Runny Nose Needs More Than Just a Tissue: Sinus Infections in Children

In this era, every runny nose has become alarming. As parents, we're always ready when our little ones come down with the case of the sniffles, but when do we need to do more than just offer a tissue and loving words? Each year, approximately 7% of children with respiratory [...]

17 12, 2021

What Is the SNOT Test?

Did you know that your face and skull are fitted with air-filled sacs called sinuses? These components carry out several critical functions. Among said duties is to protect the nose and other parts of the respiratory tract from potentially harmful invaders like air pollutants and illness-inducing microscopic pathogens. However, numerous [...]

13 12, 2021

When Would You Need Turbinate Reduction Surgery

Turbinate reduction surgery is increasing in popularity and becoming more common due to its high success rate. The procedure effectively improves the ability to breathe and clear the airway without affecting how the turbinates function. There are a few indicators that you may be a candidate for turbinate reduction surgery [...]