Feature: Tonsils & Adenoids Tonsils and adenoids are part of a “ring” of glandular/lymphoid tissue encircling the back of the throat. Tonsils are visible at the back of the mouth,

Ringing in the ears is common Q: I have a constant ringing sound in my right ear, which can be annoying, especially when I am in a very quiet room.

Monday Blues, and the Sick Building Syndrome “I’ve been having headaches, stuffy nose, cough, itchy eyes and sore throats for months for no apparent reason. I wake up in the

The Straits Times Snorers are now able to screen themselves for sleep apnoea using a self-test strip believed to be the first of its kind. The Israeli-invented, Singapore-made strip is

US doctors say infants may develop severe breathing problems A new report says Vicks VapoRub may irritate the airways of children younger than two, causing increased mucus production and inflammations. 

Aminoglycoside ear-drops for treatment Meniere’s disease or endolymphatic hydrops is caused by excessive buildup of endolymph in the inner ear, due to either excessive secretion or inadequate drainage. It produces

By Dr Kevin Soh Visiting Consultant Ear, Nose & Throat Surgeon, Mount Alvernia Hospital Most of us would have experienced hoarseness at least once in our lives.  It is common

Nosey Affair Tammy really hates going to school. She is nine years old. When I first saw her, she was a wreck. Her nose was completely blocked, forcing her to

HAVE YOU BEEN COUNTING TOO MANY SHEEPS BEFORE YOU FINALLY SLIP AWAY INTO A DEEP SLUMBER? WE SPEAK TO DR KEVIN SOH OF EAR, NOSE & THROAT PARTNERS TO LEARN