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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. Objects in the Nose
  4. Nose Injuries
  5. 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.
  6. Disc Battery in the Nose
  7. Strep Throat Complications
  8. Object Stuck in the Throat
  9. 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.
  10. 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.
  11. Strep Throat: Home Treatment
  12. 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.
  13. Nosebleeds
  14. Laryngitis
  15. 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).
  16. 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.
  17. 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.
  18. Blocked Eustachian Tubes
  19. Voice Problems
  20. 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.
  21. 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.
  22. Labyrinthitis and Vestibular Neuritis
  23. Esophagitis
  24. Anosmia
  25. Ear Problems: Changes in Air Pressure
  26. Ménière's Disease
  27. 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.
  28. 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.
  29. Ear Infections
  30. Allergic Rhinitis Discusses allergic rhinitis. Covers common immediate and chronic symptoms. Looks at what increases risk. Covers treatment options. Offers prevention and treatment tips.
  31. Ear Infections in Children Learn about ear infections and how you can care for your child at home.
  32. 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.
  33. Objects in the Ear
  34. 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.
  35. 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.
  36. 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.
  37. Colds
  38. Pressure Injuries From Scuba Diving
  39. Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
  40. Ear Problems and Injuries, Age 12 and Older
  41. Medicines That Cause Hearing Loss
  42. Frequent Nosebleeds
  43. Epley and Semont Maneuvers for Vertigo
  44. Brandt-Daroff Exercise for Vertigo
  45. Swimmer's Ear (Otitis Externa)
  46. Hypopharyngeal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  47. Facial Problems, Noninjury
  48. Earwax
  49. Vertigo: Head Movements That Help Learn simple head movements to help with vertigo and balance problems.
  50. How to Stop a Nosebleed Learn simple steps you can use to stop a nosebleed.
  51. Nasopharyngeal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  52. Laryngeal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  53. Paranasal Sinus and Nasal Cavity Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  54. Ear Canal Problems (Swimmer's Ear)
  55. Stopping a Nosebleed
  56. Ménière's Disease and Sodium
  57. 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.
  58. Diuretics for Ménière's Disease
  59. Sleep Apnea: Time to Get Checked Learn about the different ways that sleep apnea can affect the quality of your life.
  60. Vertigo: The Epley Maneuver Learn how the Epley maneuver can help you get rid of your vertigo.
  61. Hay Fever and Other Seasonal Allergies
  62. Allergies: Avoiding Outdoor Triggers
  63. Swallowed Button Disc Battery, Magnet, or Object With Lead
  64. Cystic Fibrosis: Helping Your Child Cough Up Mucus
  65. Sleep Apnea: Oral Devices
  66. Stages of Sleep Apnea
  67. Ear Problems and Injuries, Age 11 and Younger
  68. 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.
  69. Environmental Illness
  70. Removal of Nasal Adhesions
  71. Oropharyngeal Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  72. Sinus Surgery for Sinusitis Briefly discusses surgery to treat chronic sinusitis. Covers how it is done and what to expect after surgery. Lists risks.
  73. Needle Puncture and Aspiration of Sinus Contents for Sinusitis
  74. 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.
  75. Mononucleosis Complications
  76. Sleep Apnea: How Treatment Can Improve Your Life Learn about the benefits of treating sleep apnea.
  77. Classification of Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate
  78. 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.
  79. Types of Allergic Rhinitis
  80. Sleep Apnea: Uvulopalatoplasty
  81. Blocked Tear Ducts: Endoscopic and Laser Dacryocystorhinostomy
  82. Blocked Tear Ducts: Infracturing
  83. Repair of Choanal Atresia
  84. Repair of Oromaxillary Fistula
  85. Types of Allergens
  86. Over-the-Counter Medicines for Allergies
  87. Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Therapy for Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  88. Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea
  89. Sleep Apnea: Fiber-Optic Pharyngoscopy
  90. Sleep Apnea: Less Common Surgeries
  91. Dix-Hallpike Test for Vertigo
  92. Mild, Moderate, and Severe Vertigo
  93. Vertigo: Level 1 (Easy) Balance Exercises
  94. Vertigo: Level 2 (Harder) Balance Exercises
  95. Vertigo: Walking Exercises
  96. Chemical Ablation for Vertigo
  97. Vertigo: Senses That Help Your Balance and Position
  98. Sinus X-Ray for Sinusitis
  99. Endoscopic Sinus Exam for Sinusitis
  100. Saltwater Washes (Nasal Saline Lavage or Irrigation) for Sinusitis

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