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Tonsillectomy After Surgery

Tonsillectomies or tonsil removal are performed at hospitals as both outpatient and inpatient procedures. After surgery, you’ll have a sore throat for several days afterward. Earache, neck and jaw pain can also occur....

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Apply Pressure Relievers

When dealing with nasal congestion, apply a warm, moist washcloth to your face several times a day. Do this especially before going to bed as congestion increases when you’re lying down....

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Hearing Aid Tip

Wearing a hearing aid for the first time requires a transition period before benefits are fully realized. In order for your brain and ears to adjust with your hearing aid, make sure to consistently wear them every day....

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Quick Tips for Coping with Food Allergies

Dealing with food allergies can be difficult. Its effects can range from somewhat bothersome to potentially deadly. There is no cure, so anyone with a food allergy must vigilantly avoid the foods that trigger a reaction. Here are some tips that can h...

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Stuff Your Nose

When dealing with a runny nose, try to roll up a wad of tissue and stuff it into your nose one at a time. This helps in collecting and absorbing the excess mucus and is a gentler way to treat your runny nose....

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Ear Tube Surgery

For children, ear tubes can be inserted in an outpatient surgery clinic, which means there is no need to be admitted to the hospital overnight. Children usually recover quickly and have little pain or other symptoms after the procedure....

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