Ashford Clinic Blog
Can't Breathe Through Your Nose at Night? Here's why.
You’re ready to get a good night’s sleep, but almost as soon as your head hits the pillow you just can’t seem to breathe through your nose. Does this sound familiar? There are a handful of common causes to that uncomfortable feeling of not being able to breathe through your nose when you’re trying to sleep. They can include nasal congestion, obstruction, or even a deviated septum.
ENT Travel Tips
It's the most wonderful time of the year once again, which means that many of us will be traveling near and far to be with our family and loved ones. But before you make it home for the holidays, you've got to deal with the airport. With that in mind, here are some quick tips for staying healthy while you travel that we hope you find helpful this holiday season - particularly if you're flying.
Sinus Ear Pressure Tips
Pain from sinus pressure is bad enough when it affects your eyes, cheekbones, nose, and forehead. When that pressure is also causing pain in your eyes, you just want it gone, and fast. When it comes to ear pain from sinus pressure, the trick to pain relief is generally the same as treating other forms of sinus pressure. This is because the pain itself is due to how close your ears are located to your sinuses. Here are some ways that you can treat and relieve that sinus ear pain.
Am I Allergic to this Christmas Tree? The Wonderful World of Winter Allergies
It’s the most wonderful time of the year - sparkling lights, festive decorations, and beautiful Christmas trees almost everywhere you go. So why does it seem like you might have a cold? It's not allergy season after all . . . or is it?
We're Thankful for You! Our Commitment to Our Patients
The holiday season is a time to reflect on the many joys and blessings in our lives, whether they are a smile from a friendly face or the generosity of a dear loved one. At the Ashford Clinic, we are so thankful to have such wonderful patients, and we want to provide each and every one of you with the highest level of care possible.
Everyone's Favorite Fall Game: Do I have a Sinus Infection or a Cold?
Fall is a beautiful time of year, but as the weather gets cooler many of us find ourselves spending more and more time indoors. This means that it’s easier to catch Colds or a nasty Sinus Infection. If you do get a Cold or Sinus Infection, do you know how to tell one from the other?
Sinus Headache Help
Sinus headaches are no fun. When your sinuses become blocked, one of the uncomfortable side effects is a sinus headache. The pressure is usually felt around your eyes, between your eyes, and above your nose. To get rid of a sinus headache, you’ll need to address whatever is causing the blockage in your sinuses, and that could require a trip to see your ENT. In the meantime though, there are ways that you can treat the pain and soothe those painful sinuses.
Can Your Pet Sleep In Your Bed if You Have Allergies?
Even if you have allergies related to your pets, they more than likely sleep in the same room that you do. You might even share your bed with them. So the question might not be whether they, but if they do. For many of us, pets are family after all.