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Health News - Ear, Nose and Throat

Reversible disappearance of taste buds after blocking Hedgehog signaling may explain taste loss in patients treated with pathway inhibitors
The pathway is required to maintain and replenish taste buds and taste papillae in mouse models. (Medical News Today)

Severe dizziness treated with steroid injections into the eardrum
Injections of steroid into the ear are an effective treatment for a common form of severe dizziness, suggests a new study. (Medical News Today)

Making sense of scents and their emotional power
Certain aromas can send our minds hurtling back to childhood. How does this happen? Here we discuss the biology of odor detection and its link to emotion. (Medical News Today)

Cough Variant Asthma: Symptoms, Triggers, and Treatment
What is cough variant asthma, how does it differ from other types of asthma, and what are its causes? Learn about the diagnosis and prevention of CVA here. (Medical News Today)

Sense of smell may predict Alzheimer's risk
Using four tests to assess older adults' sense of smell, researchers were able to predict which individuals were at increased risk of Alzheimer's disease. (Medical News Today)

How to Get Rid of a Stuffy Nose: Eight Possible Treatments
Nasal congestion is quite common but there may be accompanying symptoms to look out for. Learn what causes a stuffy nose and what treatments are available. (Medical News Today)

Why Is There a Metallic Taste in My Mouth?
Learn about the origin, diagnosis, available treatments, and if there should be concern if an unexplained metallic taste is present in the mouth. (Medical News Today)

Deaf awareness: Communication made simple
Deaf awareness is not complicated, but it is important. Without a solid understanding, deaf and hard-of-hearing people can be excluded and become isolated. (Medical News Today)

'Only drink water when thirsty,' study suggests
Researchers have discovered a swallowing mechanism that makes drinking excess water difficult, suggesting we should only drink when we are thirsty. (Medical News Today)

Why you smell better with your nose than with your mouth
Researchers probe the difference between odors picked up when breathing or chewing. (Medical News Today)

Gene found that raises risk of childhood ear infections
Researchers have discovered a gene region that raises the risk a child will have a middle ear infection, known to doctors as acute otitis media (AOM) - and known to parents as one reason for a... (Medical News Today)

Impact of cognitive functions on oral cancer therapies
The development of oral cancer drugs as a modality therapy over the last decade has highlighted the problem of non-adherence. Only cancer drugs that are taken can actually work. (Medical News Today)

FDA permits marketing of balloon device to treat persistent Eustachian tube dysfunction
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has permitted marketing of a device that uses a small balloon to treat persistent Eustachian tube dysfunction (ETD), a condition in which pressure, pain or... (Medical News Today)

Ear infections could be cured with antibiotic gel
A course of antibiotics is currently the best way to treat ear infections in kids. A new bioengineered gel may be the answer parents have been waiting for. (Medical News Today)

Thinking About Septoplasty? What You Need to Know
A septoplasty is a type of surgery performed to treat a nasal blockage. Learn about why they are carried out, what happens, and the alternatives. (Medical News Today)

Infra-red light to detect early signs of oesophageal cancer
Scientists have developed an endoscope that uses near-infrared light to spot early warning signs of oesophageal - food pipe - cancer, according to research published in the Journal of Biomedical... (Medical News Today)

Nasal sprays not effective in reducing duration, frequency of nosebleeds caused by blood vessel disorder
Two studies appearing in JAMA examine the effectiveness of nasal sprays to reduce the frequency and duration of nosebleeds caused by hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT), an inherited... (Medical News Today)

Nasal Spray Addiction: Is It a Cause for Concern?
Nasal spray can provide much-needed relief, but some can cause “nasal spray addiction.” Learn which sprays can cause it and what the symptoms are. (Medical News Today)

10 Simple Remedies for Earache
(Medical News Today)

Early indicator of esophageal cancer risk found in Barrett's cells
Testing genetic diversity of Barrett's cells in food pipe could give early indication of which people with Barrett's have higher risk of esophageal cancer. (Medical News Today)

Is It Strep Throat? Pictures and Symptoms
How can you tell the difference between strep throat and other conditions that affect the throat? The symptoms and pictures in this article could help. (Medical News Today)

What is Mono and Should I Worry About It?
Learn all about mono, a condition that is often caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. This article looks at the symptoms, causes, treatment, and prevention. (Medical News Today)

Throat Cancer: Get the Facts
Learn all about the causes and risk factors for throat cancer. This article also looks at the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of the condition. (Medical News Today)

Quality of life is affected by choice of treatment for squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck
The quality of life for patients following a diagnosis of squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck can be greatly affected by the choice of treatment modality. (Medical News Today)

Mono: What are the Early Signs and Symptoms?
Learn all about the early signs and symptoms of mono. This article looks at mono symptoms in teens, young adults, older adults, and children. (Medical News Today)

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