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  • 20 hours ago

    The Back Of My Mouth Is Asymmetrical

    The part of the back of my mouth that's below my uvula is not symmetrical. One flap is smaller than the other and appears to be attached to the back and the other is larger and definitely is not attached. I'm wondering whether or not this is normal, and also if this has anything to do with the fact that I had my tonsils removed about eight years ago.
  • 5 days ago

    Plugged ears

    My ears have been plugged for 5 months with occasional relief by laying flat on my back or with my head between my knees. I have had 2 rounds of prednisone, and use 2 different nasal decongestant sprays. Doctor is recommending either ear tubes or a Balloon Stretching of the Eustachian tube. Which has a better success rate?
  • 6 days ago

    my right ear

    I have been hearing crackling noises in right ear for a week now. no pain except headache for last two days. Sounds like theres an open can of soda in my ear. it comes and goes but im scared i will wake up in excruciating pain. Someone told me to us ear relief drops and a cotton ball . the drops say it is basically a drying solution. I dont know if thats what i should do cause another person told me it made her problem 3x worse. Any suggestions for OTC help?? No insurance
  • 10 days ago

    Infection after Sinus Surgery

    Hello everyone. My 16 year old son had a deviated septum surgery in January (2019). He seemed to be healing normally in his post-op visit, but by late February and March, we were noticing he still was congested and could not breathe any better than before surgery. We took him in for a follow up appointment and they took a culture and discovered staph infection in his nasal passages. He was treated with oral antibiotics. They didn't work, so he was prescribed an antibiotic/steroid rinse. That....
  • 24 days ago

    Clogged Ears after Ear and Sinus Infection

    I was diagnosed with a bilateral ear infection in both ears plus a sinus infection on 11/5. Since that time my ears have been clogged with difficulty hearing. I am now on steroids (4 days) and I feel like my hearing has improved a little but the clogged feeling is not going away. I do have constant post nasal drip, could this have something to do with it? My ENT thinks I have sensorineural hearing loss as they gave me a hearing test at the height of my ear infection and I did not pass ( which I feel....
  • 24 days ago

    One side of nose mostly blocked unbreathable, and it changes side

    so ive noticed one side of my nose stays blocked almost all the time. ive i lay on bed facing left side up, the left side of my nose will be the only one breathing. my right side will be blocked. if i change side and face the right side up, then only my right side will breath. idk what it causes it, other than that i have no problems or any other symptom.
  • Tonsils

    I am 55 yrs old and have terribly big tonsils, can I have them removed at my age?
  • 27 days ago

    Fever for days

    I have had a fever for dayssss I’ve been to dr and been tested for the flu came back negative. They have me on preventative medicines, saying I have flu like virus with all the same symptoms as the flu. My question is I take Vicodin for another condition. I’ve been told that since I take Vicodin my fever is actually higher than it’s reading is this true??
  • 28 days ago

    My symptoms

    I have put my symptoms into webmd.com yet I still have not figured out what the diagnosis is for example I have migraine like headaches although I don’t have nausea or vomiting. My symptoms are tension and migraine headaches, swollen tonsils, runny and stuffy nose, pain in my right eye and more spots on my face than usual. Can somebody help me?
  • 29 days ago

    Recurring ulcers

    I have been having reoccurring ulcers in my mouth. at this point I have 5 in my mouth. I also now have a sore throat along with some pain in my joints. I’m trying to figure out what’s wrong because the ulcers are very painful and it makes it hard to eat.