Managing My Cyst

Answers To Three Common Sleep Apnea Questions

Breathing problems can be extremely disruptive to a person’s life, but there are some individuals that assume that these problems only happen when a person is awake and physically active. However, sleep apnea can be a particularly common breathing problem that can have potentially serious consequences. For patients that are relatively unfamiliar with this condition, […]

Stress And Thyroid Conditions: Relationships And Management

If you suffer from a thyroid condition, stress can often exacerbate the problem. While stress alone is not a direct cause of thyroid issues, it can make the problem worse. Read on to learn about the relationship between stress and your thyroid, and ways you can help to manage it. Relationships When the body is […]

3 Common Misconceptions About Hearing Loss And Hearing Aids

Hearing loss is very common as people age. Some 18 percent of U.S. adults between 45 and 54 have this problem, and the percentage is significantly higher for senior citizens. Untreated hearing loss is detrimental to the individual in various ways, but misconceptions about hearing loss and hearing aids can lead people to delay getting […]

What Food Allergy Testing Can Tell Doctors

A food allergy is the body’s immune response to a particular food. Children who have a food allergy should experience symptoms each time they eat the food. Food sensitivity or intolerance can cause symptoms as well, although the onset generally is delayed rather than immediate. Symptoms also can change over time. While food intolerance can […]