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  1. Ear, Nose, andThroat Provides links to info on sore throats, ear infections, and sinusitis. Also has info on mononucleosis tests and decision aids for sleep apnea and allergies.
  2. Strep Throat Discusses strep throat, an infection in the throatand tonsils caused by bacteria. Covers symptoms like sore throatand fever. Includes info on rapid strep test andthroat culture. Covers treatment with medicines and surgery (tonsillectomy).
  3. Sore Throatand Other Throat Problems Looks at symptoms of sore throat caused by virus and bacteria infections and irritants. Covers common cold, mononucleosis (mono), strep throat, and flu. Covers symptoms such as swollen glands and pain. Discusses antibiotics and home treatment medicines.
  4. Objects in the Nose
  5. Ear Infections
  6. Objects in the Ear
  7. Disc Battery in the Nose
  8. Nose Injuries
  9. Strep Throat Complications
  10. Ear Infections in Children Learn about ear infections and how you can care for your child at home.
  11. Rapid Strep Test for Strep Throat Explains rapid strep test to test for bacteria that cause strep throat (streptococcal pharyngitis). Explains when test is done and what results mean.
  12. Strep Throat: Home Treatment
  13. Ear Canal Problems (Swimmer's Ear)
  14. Ear Problems: Changes in Air Pressure
  15. Broken Nose (Nasal Fracture) Covers how broken noses can happen. Discusses symptoms such as nose pain, swelling, and crooked or bent appearance. Covers diagnosis and treatment. Also covers possible complications, such as infection and breathing difficulty.
  16. Object Stuck in the Throat
  17. Complications of Ear Infections
  18. Tympanocentesis for Ear Infections
  19. Swimmer's Ear (Otitis Externa)
  20. Symptoms of Ear Infection
  21. Tubes for Ear Infections
  22. Tubes for Ear Infections Learn how temporary ear tubes help treat ear infections.
  23. Recurrent Ear Infections and Persistent Effusion
  24. Tympanometry in Ear Infections (Otitis Media)
  25. Ear Problems and Injuries, Age 12 and Older
  26. Ear Problems: Should My Child Be Treated for Fluid Buildup in the Middle Ear? Guides through decision to treat fluid buildup in the middle ear. Discusses risks and benefits of treatment such as ear tubes, antibiotics, and adenoid surgery. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  27. Ear Problems and Injuries, Age 11 and Younger
  28. Ear Infection and Hearing Loss
  29. Nosebleeds
  30. Sore Throat: Should I Take Antibiotics? Guides readers through the decision to take antibiotics for sore throat. Explains the causes of sore throatand that most sore throats are caused by virus. Explains that antibiotics only work for sore throat caused by bacterial infections.
  31. Ear Infection: Should I Give My Child Antibiotics? Guides through decision to use antibiotics for a child's ear infection. Covers symptoms of an ear infection. Offers home treatment tips. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision. This topic is only appropriate for children 6 months and older.
  32. Tonsillitis Discusses tonsillitis. Covers symptoms like sore throatand swollen lymph nodes. Includes causes like the bacteria that cause strep throat. Discusses home treatment, nonprescription pain medicines, surgery to remove tonsils (tonsillectomy).
  33. Laryngitis
  34. Voice Problems
  35. Scarlet Fever Briefly discusses scarlet fever, a term used for strep throat with a rash. Covers symptoms like red rash on chest, on abdomen, and in skin folds. Covers how it is treated. Also covers complications.
  36. Mononucleosis (Mono) Discusses mononucleosis (also called mono or the kissing disease) caused by Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). Covers symptoms including high fever, severe sore throat, and swollen lymph nodes (swollen glands), tonsils, and spleen. Offers home treatment and prevention tips.
  37. Blocked Eustachian Tubes
  38. Sinusitis Learn about sinusitis and how you can care for yourself at home.
  39. Snoring Contains information on snoring. Does not cover sleep apnea or sleep disorders. Includes info on what causes snoring. Discusses things you can do to stop snoring. Covers snoring treatments such as medicines, oral breathing devices, or surgery.
  40. Labyrinthitis and Vestibular Neuritis
  41. Esophagitis
  42. Earwax
  43. Anosmia
  44. Sinusitis Discusses sinusitis, which is infection or inflammation of the lining of the sinus cavities. Covers acute sinusitis and chronic sinusitis. Looks at causes and symptoms. Covers treatment with medicines and surgery.
  45. Ménière's Disease
  46. Allergic Rhinitis Discusses allergic rhinitis. Covers common immediate and chronic symptoms. Looks at what increases risk. Covers treatment options. Offers prevention and treatment tips.
  47. Hearing Loss Includes info on hearing loss. Discusses causes and symptoms like tinnitus, muffled hearing, and vertigo. Covers exams and tests used to diagnose hearing loss. Discusses treatment with medicine, hearing aids, or cochlear implant.
  48. Sleep Studies Describes various sleep studies used to diagnose sleep disorders. Discusses problems like snoring, sleep apnea, insomnia, and narcolepsy. Covers common sleep studies, including polysomnograms, multiple sleep latency tests, and the maintenance of wakefulness test.
  49. Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) Discusses benign paroxysmal positional vertigo (BPPV). Distinguishes between dizziness and a feeling of spinning (vertigo). Covers how it is diagnosed. Discusses treatment with head exercises (Epley and Semont maneuvers) and medicines.
  50. Epley and Semont Maneuvers for Vertigo
  51. Brandt-Daroff Exercise for Vertigo
  52. Sleep Apnea Focuses on obstructive sleep apnea. Discusses causes, including narrowed airways and obesity. Covers symptoms like snoring, gasping during sleep, and daytime sleepiness. Info on treatment with CPAP and oral or nasal breathing devices.
  53. Colds
  54. Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
  55. Pressure Injuries From Scuba Diving
  56. Frequent Nosebleeds
  57. Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty for Obstructive Sleep Apnea Information on uvulopalatopharyngoplasty (UPPP), a treatment for obstructive sleep apnea. Explains that UPPP is a procedure to remove excess tissue in the throat to make the airway wider. Discusses effectiveness and risks.
  58. Tonsillectomy Explains surgery to take out tonsils because of strep throat infections or tonsillitis. Gives info on what to expect after surgery, such as sore throat. Explains how child may feel and act after surgery. Also includes info on risks.
  59. Vertigo: The Epley Maneuver Learn how the Epley maneuver can help you get rid of your vertigo.
  60. Environmental Illness
  61. How to Stop a Nosebleed Learn simple steps you can use to stop a nosebleed.
  62. Swallowed Button Disc Battery, Magnet, or Object With Lead
  63. Hearing Protectors
  64. Stopping a Nosebleed
  65. Hypopharyngeal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  66. Allergy Shots for Allergic Rhinitis Explains what allergy-shot immunotherapy is, why it is done, and what allergies it can help. Covers how it is done, how well it works, and what to expect after treatment. Covers risk factors.
  67. Diuretics for Ménière's Disease
  68. Vertigo: Head Movements That Help Learn simple head movements to help with vertigo and balance problems.
  69. Mitochondrial Diseases
  70. Removal of Nasal Adhesions
  71. Ménière's Disease and Sodium
  72. Sleep Apnea: Time to Get Checked Learn about the different ways that sleep apnea can affect the quality of your life.
  73. Nasopharyngeal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  74. Laryngeal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  75. Paranasal Sinus and Nasal Cavity Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  76. Allergies: Avoiding Outdoor Triggers
  77. Cystic Fibrosis: Helping Your Child Cough Up Mucus
  78. Sleep Apnea: How Treatment Can Improve Your Life Learn about the benefits of treating sleep apnea.
  79. Allergies: Avoiding Indoor Triggers Discusses ways to avoid indoor allergy triggers. Covers common indoor allergens such as dust mites and pet dander. Covers reasons to avoid them. Offers cleaning tips to reduce allergens in the home.
  80. Oropharyngeal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  81. Sinusitis: Should I Have Surgery? Guides through decision to have surgery to treat chronic sinusitis. Discusses endoscopic and traditional surgery. Explains who is a good candidate for surgery. Lists reasons for and against surgery. Includes interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  82. Nonallergic Rhinitis
  83. Tonsillitis: Should My Child Have a Tonsillectomy? Guides through decision to have your child have a tonsillectomy for tonsillitis. Includes common reasons to have a tonsillectomy. Describes how this surgery is done. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  84. Sinus Surgery for Sinusitis Briefly discusses surgery to treat chronic sinusitis. Covers how it is done and what to expect after surgery. Lists risks.
  85. Needle Puncture and Aspiration of Sinus Contents for Sinusitis
  86. Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  87. Types of Allergic Rhinitis
  88. Stages of Sleep Apnea
  89. Sleep Apnea: Uvulopalatoplasty
  90. Sleep Apnea: Oral Devices
  91. Facial Problems, Noninjury
  92. Living With More Than One Health Problem
  93. Hay Fever and Other Seasonal Allergies
  94. Repair of Choanal Atresia
  95. Repair of Oromaxillary Fistula
  96. Mononucleosis Complications
  97. Mononucleosis Tests Covers monospot test (heterophil test) and EBV antibody test, blood tests used to diagnose mononucleosis (mono), which is caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. Covers how it is done and risks. Also includes info on what test results might mean.
  98. Over-the-Counter Medicines for Allergies
  99. Hearing Loss: Should I Get Hearing Aids? Guides through decision to get hearing aids. Explains the types of hearing aids, how they work, and how they are best used. Covers benefits and risks. Includes an interactive tool to help you make your decision.
  100. Blocked Tear Ducts: Endoscopic and Laser Dacryocystorhinostomy

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