Amherst ENT: Antibiotics are treatment of choice for childhood ear infections

Dr. Paul Young, an ear, nose and throat, head and neck surgeon, and his nurse, Shannon Nowicki look at a patient’s file in advance of an office procedure. (Sharon Cantillon/Buffalo News) By Scott Scanlon   It took three years of writing WNY Refresh stories for me to interview an Ear, Nose and Throat doctor. I […]

5 ways to relieve in-flight ear pain

  If you experience pain in the ears while landing or takeoff, read this. There’s no doubt that flight journeys are quick and convenient but not when you experience pain in the ears especially during takeoffs and landings. The unequal pressure which develops on the either side of the eardrums as the plane takeoffs or […]

Parents Want the Jaw-Dropping Truth

  On October 13, local Dallas doctors attend a lecture regarding Sleep Disordered Breathing that can cause underlying health issues. Dallas, TX – October 12, 2016 – (Newswire.com) Your child’s health? The answer is right under your nose. But who knew what was happening – When the jaw drops backwards? Local MD’s are learning this […]

What it’s like to raise a child with Down syndrome

  For many people, the idea of raising a child with Down syndrome is scary. I should know — it certainly was for me. At 15 weeks into my second pregnancy, I received a prenatal diagnosis of Down syndrome, and I was terrified. I never considered having an abortion, but the idea of raising a […]

Cochlear implant surgery gives these children a new lease of life

50 children undergo operation for free to correct hearing disability N. Yogish, a labourer, from Padil here is happy to see his four-year-old son Nishant call him “Appa”. “Earlier, he would just tap the chair and call me. He is slowly picking up words,” says Mr. Yogish, who is impressed with the progress in his […]

Cochlear Implants Are Miraculous and Maddening

Cochlear Implants Are Miraculous and Maddening “You’ll never be deaf,” my longtime ear doctor, Ronald Hoffman, said to me years ago. At the time, I thought he meant I’d never lose all my hearing. What I know now is that technology would take over when my ears no longer worked. Through a cochlear implant, I […]

Renowned ENT specialist shot at, injured in Peshawar

  Renowned Ear Nose Throat (ENT) specialist of Hayatabad Medical Complex (HMC) Professor Dr Asmattullah Khan seriously injured outside his house when unknown armed persons opened fire on him in the early hours of Thursday. Police said that Dr Asmatullah was coming for duty to Hayatabad Medical complex in his car, when he was targeted […]

Report explores the electrosurgery market that is pised to reach $4.0 billion by 2019

The global electrosurgery market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 5.9% in the forecast period. Technological advancements in the electrosurgery devices, rapidly aging population, and increasing demand for minimally invasive surgery are some of the key factors that are fuelling the growth of the electrosurgery market. However, healthcare reforms in the U.S. market […]

Global Cochlear Implants Market 2016

The Global Cochlear Implants Industry 2016 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Cochlear Implants industry. Firstly, Cochlear Implants Market report provides a basic overview of the Cochlear Implants industry including definitions, classifications, applications and Cochlear Implants industry chain structure. Global Cochlear Implants Market analysis is provided […]

Cochlear Implant Frequently Asked Questions

What is a cochlear implant? A cochlear implant is a device that provides stimulation directly to the auditory nerve, bypassing damaged hair cells in the cochlea that prevent sound from reaching the nerve. An implant does not result in “restored” hearing for the recipient, but does allow him or her to perceive sounds. How long […]