Prepare for Spring Allergy Season in the Pacific Northwest

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The Willamette Valley has been dubbed “the grass capital of the world” – great news for people who make their living off the land, but troublesome for those with allergies in Salem. Spring is especially bad. That’s when plants and trees begin to bloom, releasing pollen into the air and causing misery for a large
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Spring Into Action

Take control of your seasonal allergies today. Call us at (503) 485-2577 to help treat your allergies today. Keep an eye out for our new billboard!

What to Expect During Your Audiologist Appointment

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If you’re having trouble with your hearing in Salem, it’s important you schedule an appointment with an audiologist. There are a wide range of physical, psychological and social complications associated with untreated hearing loss, so you’ll want to find a solution as soon as possible. If you’ve never been to an audiologist before you may
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Home Remedies: Fiction and Fact

With numerous health and wellness blogs suggesting do-it-yourself home remedies, many patients are skipping visits to their doctor’s office in favor of a do-it-yourself approach. However, there are misconceptions and concerns about many of these home remedies. Ear Candling/Coning This alternative medicine technique involves using a cone-shaped device placed in the ear canal while smoke
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Tinnitus: Understanding that Ringing in Your Ears

Many people experience a persistent ringing in their ears. This common affliction, known as tinnitus, affects roughly 20 percent of the American population. Tinnitus is defined as the perception of sound when none is actually occurring. For some, it is a minor nuisance but for others, a major impediment to their quality of life. It
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Cockroach Allergy

Not only do they give you the willies, cockroaches can cause serious health problems. The saliva, feces and shedding body parts from cockroaches trigger allergies and asthma for many Americans, especially children. In fact, up to 60 percent of people who live in cities are allergic to cockroaches, which are found in an estimated 78
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Options for Obtaining a Youthful Neck

Rejuvenating the neck area can be challenging. The skin is thin and has less collagen and oil glands than facial skin—which means it is quick to show the signs of aging. Check your neck in the mirror; you may be able to see major improvement in your overall look with some attention to this area.
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Happy Valentines Day from Willamette ENT

Having a difficult time hearing your loved ones? Call us at (503) 485-2581 to schedule a hearing consultation. Keep an eye out for out new billboard!

Blepharoplasty Demystified

Eyelid surgery, also known as blepharoplasty, is a surgical procedure that removes excess skin from the upper eyelids and fatty deposits from the lower eyelids. It eliminates bags under the eyes, reduces puffiness and corrects droopiness of the upper eyelids. The best candidates for eyelid surgery are individuals in good health who have realistic expectations
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