women covering both her ears in discomfort

Guide to Tinnitus (ringing sound in the ear)

What Can Be Done About It Have you ever experienced a strange ringing sound in your ear that sounded as if a mosquito had gone in? Have you ever wondered what causes the ringing sound, and whether it is a manifestation of something more serious? If you suffer from this ringing sound (called tinnitus), then…

Guide to Nose Cancer Screening

What is ‘Nose Cancer’? The strange thing is that nose cancers do not arise from the nose – It actually arises from the nasopharynx. This is the area situated behind the nose, above the level of the soft palate. The brain lies in very close proximity, being separated from the nasapharynx by the bone of…

woman with sinusitis holding her nose in pain

Guide to Chronic Sinusitis

Your skull is filled with air! The sinuses are air filled spaces in the skull. Most people do not realize these spaces exist in the skull until a problem develops, and they begin to experience the symptoms of sinusitis. There are 4 pairs of sinuses, Maxillary sinus – behind the cheeks Ethmoid sinus – between the eyes…