Snoring

Snoring is noisy breathing during sleep that happens when tissue vibrates in the upper airway. It is a common problem that affects most people at some time during their lives. It is often harmless, and it may be relieved through home remedies. If these do not work,...

Ear Tubes

If your child gets frequent infections or fluid build-up in his middle ear, your doctor may recommend ear tubes. Some adults might need them, too, but it’s not as common. A doctor will have to do a brief surgery to put them in. Your doctor may put in antibiotic ear...

Tonsils

What May Be Sabotaging Your Sleep If you’ve assessed your sleep environment and your everyday routine to make sure you’re not sabotaging sleep and you still feel tired after getting 7-8 hours of rest, you should see your doctor. You may have a medical...

Allergy Relief

What Are You Allergic To? Now it’s easy to find out! You can be tested for many common allergy irritants, such as: Pollen Dust mites Mold spores Pet dander Food Over half of Americans test positive to one or more allergens, and allergy symptoms are not always obvious....

CT Scan

CT Machine Why Use The MiniCAT? Painless and Fast Scanning (30/40 seconds) Lower Radiation than Conventional Hospital Scans Significantly Less Expensive Compared to Hospital Scans Immediate Diagnosis of Sinuses with only 1 visit to the doctor 3D Reconstruction Detail...

REM Behavior Disorder

For most people, dreaming is purely a “mental” activity: dreams occur in the mind while the body is at rest. But people who suffer from REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) act out their dreams. They physically move limbs or even get up and engage in...

Narcolepsy

What is Narcolepsy? Narcolepsy is a sleep disorder that is characterized by excessive sleepiness, sleep attacks, sleep paralysis, hallucinations and, for some, sudden loss of muscle control (cataplexy). It affects roughly 1 in 2,000 to 3,000 people but can go...

Restless Leg Syndrome

What’s Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) Approximately one in ten adult Americans suffer from Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS), also known as Willis-Ekbom Disease. This sleep-related movement disorder is known best for its overwhelming and often unpleasant urges to move...

Insomnia

What May Be Sabotaging Your Sleep If you’ve assessed your sleep environment and your everyday routine to make sure you’re not sabotaging sleep and you still feel tired after getting 7-8 hours of rest, you should see your doctor. You may have a medical...

Sleep Apnea

Things You Need To Know About Sleep Apnea Sleep apnea affects the way you breathe when you’re sleeping. In untreated sleep apnea, breathing is briefly interrupted or becomes very shallow during sleep. These breathing pauses typically last between 10 to 20 seconds and...