Category Archives: Ear, Sinus & Allergy News

3 Ways You Can Keep Your Skin Fresh and Healthy

Maintaining healthy skin can be a challenge due to skin issues ranging from acne, allergies and even hormonal changes causing acne problems. It can be a struggle to figure out the right balance to have a skin that’s clean and healthy. However, with proper care it is possible to have a skin that is glowing and fresh. Below are a few tips on how to take care of your skin to keep it young for a long period of time: Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle Drinking, smoking, and poor eating habits, are all contributing factors to less-than-healthy skin. You can apply all the facial products you want,...

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Tips for Vertigo

Tips to Help Cure Your Vertigo If you experience dizziness, spinning movement or and ringing ears immediately after you wake up in the morning, you may well be suffering from vertigo.  Statistics reveal that approximately 3.9 million Americans suffer from vertigo. Despite the fact that it is not contagious, vertigo has spread like wildfire in the last few years around the world. Often, vertigo patients also complain of nausea, cold and even flu. This blog will give you a better understanding of and suggest some cures for your vertigo.   Think You Have Vertigo?Look for these signs of vertigo:...

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Allergies

The 411 on Allergies About 17 million people in the United States suffer from one form or another of allergies. Allergies are your immune system’s way of reacting to a number of things in your environment that may not bother a majority of people. Some of the substances that can trigger an allergic reaction are: Dust mites Pollen Pet dandruff Mold and mold spores Medicine Food Insect bites and stings Your immune system normally fights germs, but in most allergic reactions, it is responding to what is basically a false alarm. Other contributing factors to allergic reactions...

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Tips for Choosing a Hearing Aid

If you are considering the purchase of a hearing aid, you are probably already aware that there are many types of hearing devices on the market today. While having a lot of options is great in many ways, increasing the odds that there is a device available to meet your needs in terms of improved hearing, comfort and appearance, choosing the right hearing aid from among all those options can be a confusing task. Seeing An Audiologist For An Evaluation Is The First Step Fortunately, you won’t have to decide among all of those devices on the market, since not all types of hearing aids will...

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Natural Remedies for Ear Infections

Treating an Ear Infection with Coconut Milk and Other Natural Remedies If you’ve never had one, an ear infection may not seem like a big deal. But if you have had one, you know how much it can hurt! And if you get them often, it is a serious issue that should convince you to see Dr. Bruce Jones at the Ear, Sinus & Allergy Center, PA in Valdese, N.C. In the meantime, you may be able to find some relief with what you have in your pantry:  Coconut  or olive oil Coconut oil has been found to treat some infections. Because garlic also has healing properties, combining the two provides...

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Ways Clean Air Affects Allergies

Some individuals who suffer from allergies experience them most severely when the air is unclean and filled with pollutants. Having a clean environment is important in reducing the amount of allergies that are experienced by individuals. Reducing the amount of pollutants in the air is a necessity in being environmentally conscious as well as ensuring the health of individuals who may otherwise suffer. The following are just a few examples of the air pollutants that can cause allergies to spike but could be eliminated if individuals and businesses followed an environmentally friendly regiment. Tobacco...

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Facts About Sinusitis

Check out this infographic about sinusitis causes and treatments.

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Welcome to Our New Website & Ear, Nose and Throat Blog!

Thank you for stopping by to check out our brand new website and ear, nose and throat blog. We have built this website with our patients and potential new patients in mind to be able to easily find information about the comprehensive ENT care services we provide for your whole family. Our blog will be refreshed with great, easy to read, educational and informational content on a regular basis, so we do hope you’ll check back often and keep Ear, Sinus & Allergy Center and Dr. Jones at the top of your mind when needing sinus relief, Balloon Sinuplasty procedures, treatment for allergies...

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