The Role of Ears in the Balance System

The Role of Ears in the Balance System

Did you know that the ears play a major role in how we maintain our balance? The vestibular system is the sensory system that manages balance and motion. Fun fact: it is housed in the inner ear. Various factors can affect this system, resulting in balance disorders...
All About Deviated Septums

All About Deviated Septums

Have you been struggling with congestion or noisy breathing? There are many causes for this but one of the most common is a deviated septum. A deviated septum happens when the thin wall between your nasal passages is pushed to one side. Sometimes this condition is...
Top Tips for Earwax Removal

Top Tips for Earwax Removal

The medical term for earwax is cerumen. Earwax begins as a mix of fatty secretions from the sebaceous and sweat glands within the outer ear canal. A lot of people find earwax disgusting. It’s a sticky and unsightly body fluid. However, the right amount of earwax is...