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

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