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Can Christmas Trees Cause Allergy Symptoms?

According to the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology, Christmas tree (pine, fir, and hemlock or spruce trees) allergies are fairly uncommon. It’s more likely that your symptoms stem from the tiny mold spores, dust or pollen housed on the tree or from terpenes (chemical compounds) responsible for the wonderful fragrance. Artificial Christmas trees, decorations and lights are stored

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Important Announcement For All Independence Blue Cross (IBC) Patients

Due to the recent announcement from Independence Blue Cross (IBC) regarding the termination of participation agreements with the Tower Health System Hospitals (including Brandywine, Jennersville, Pottstown, Phoenixville and Chestnut Hill hospitals) ENT and Allergy Specialists would like to reassure our IBC patients that we are an independent medical practice not affiliated with the Tower Health System Hospitals. Accordingly, we continue

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Can a Deviated Septum Worsen Over Time?

How deviated septums occur The septum, the thin wall that divides your nasal passages, may be irregular from birth in some people, but in most cases, problems start due to an injury to the nose, such as from trauma in a car accident, contact sports incident, or some other injury. Since cartilage is softer and more flexible than bone, it

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Surviving Spring Time Allergies

Do you dread seeing the beautiful trees and flowers blooming each spring? Do you want to stay indoors when everyone else is outside enjoying the weather and the sunshine? You are not alone! Study after study has shown that patients with allergies have a worse quality of life than those who do not. There are some things you can do

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Balloon Sinuplasty & Sinus Dilation

If your chronic sinus problems, including nasal congestion do not improve through the avoidance of triggers, allergy treatments or medications, a balloon sinuplasty may be the best option. Balloon sinuplasty is a safe, effective procedure that offers a faster recovery compared to traditional methods of sinus surgery.  This procedure can be performed in your specialist’s office. As the video on

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New Hope for Chronic Sinus Sufferers

Sinusitis is among the most common diagnoses for those who visit their physician complaining of coughing, sinus pressure, congestion, postnasal drainage and headaches. One in eight adults suffers from sinusitis today. Often, patients misdiagnose themselves as simply suffering from seasonal allergies or a persistent cold. While medications such as nasal sprays, antibiotics and antihistamines can provide temporary relief, many times

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