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The need for sinus prevention among Hurricane Sandy victims has been so overwhelming, that the offer of Hdyro Pulse™ Units in extended through 2012. Mission
The Hydro Pullse™ Sinus Pulse Irrigator was originally developed for chronic sinusitis.
The human body is riddled with bacteria, some of which can be harmful under the right set of circumstances, while others are completely harmless.
Hydro Med is pleased to announce that Murray Grossan, M.D., well known Ear Nose Throat specialist, has been commissioned by Basic Health Publications to write a new book on healing for sinus and
Corticosteroids, frequently prescribed to alleviate acute sinusitis, show no clinical benefit in treating the condition.
Sneezing can happen at any time -- a whiff of dust might cause someone to sneeze; a cold and mucus-filled nose might cause another to sneeze.
In 1861 Adam Politzer of Vienna spent much time studying the air movement in the Eustachian tubes and the ear canal. He would measure the air movement by attaching a manometer, a very large gauge, to the ear canal and the pharynx. He developed an apparatus known as the Politzer bag in 1863 which is a less invasive way to clear the Eustachian tubes. Procedure Politzerization, also known as the Politzer maneuver, is a medical procedure which inserts air in the middle ear while the patient...
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