Are Your Sinuses Causing that Headache?
October 9th, 2020
Behind-the-eye pain from a headache can be debilitating. Like other common eye problems such as blurry vision, itchiness or dryness, this pain is a symptom of an underlying problem. Many assume that these types of headaches are caused by sinus problems, but that’s not always the case. Below are the three most common reasons for...Read More
October is Audiology Awareness Month
October 1st, 2020
Hearing loss can be a confusing experience that leaves you feeling discouraged, frustrated and isolated. October is Audiology Awareness Month, which means now is a great time to learn about life changes that can help make for a better tomorrow. Audiologists, including the experts at Central Plains ENT, can help identify hearing problems and recommend...Read More
Who Are the Medical Doctors That Treat Hearing Loss?
September 3rd, 2020
Hearing loss has a number of causes beyond aging and exposure to noise. While most are treated with help from an audiologist, some causes require a medical specialist. Understanding the role otolaryngologists and neurotologists play in care of your ears ensures you seek treatment from the right professional when needed. What Is an Otolaryngologist? This...Read More
Can Hearing Aids Help Kids Learn?
August 7th, 2020
While it is well known that untreated hearing loss has a number of negative consequences for adults, it can be even more detrimental for children. Fortunately, research has shown that interventions such as cochlear implants and hearing aids can minimize the impact of hearing loss and help improve a child’s speech and language skills. How...Read More
Protect Your Hearing from the Dangers of Fireworks
July 1st, 2020
For many, the Fourth of July is an all-day family event ending with the grand finale – the firework show. While many communities have cancelled their annual celebration, that does not mean you’ll be without them. Many are choosing to buy their own fireworks and set them off at home. But this could be dangerous...Read More