Blog Articles

Why You Shouldn't Ignore Your Child's Ear Pain

It’s no surprise to most parents that children are more susceptible to ear infections than adults. These are one of the most common childhood illnesses, and while ear infections clear up on their own most of the time, sometimes complications can develop.

Dec 1st, 2019
5 Tips for Surviving Fall Allergies

Did you know that fall allergies to ragweed pollen affect over 23 million Americans? If you’re one of those allergy sufferers, here’s some practical advice on how to survive the season.

Oct 1st, 2019
You Could Have Sleep Apnea and Not Know It

If you constantly find yourself waking up exhausted or you have a bed partner who complains of your obnoxious snoring, it may be time to figure out if you suffer from sleep apnea.

Aug 8th, 2019
Myths and Facts About Balloon Sinuplasty

Nearly 30 million Americans live with sinusitis. If you’re tired of chronic sinus pressure, headaches, and pain, balloon sinuplasty may offer relief. Read on to learn about the myths and facts surrounding this innovative sinus treatment.

Jul 11th, 2019
Outdoor Allergens in Arizona

It seems like allergies already make our lives miserable enough, but they have also been linked to depression and suicide rates. This does not mean that allergies cause depression, but they can worsen the symptoms.

Feb 28th, 2019
‘Tis the Season for Indoor Allergies

Allergens are substances that are foreign to the body and can cause an allergic reaction in certain people. Allergens are everywhere in the world around us. Examples of common allergens are pollen, foods, and mold.

Jan 22nd, 2019
Allergy Resolutions for 2019

January is the month to make New Year resolutions with hopes that this year is the best one, yet! So, while you plan your resolutions, consider adding 3 resolutions concerning health.

Jan 16th, 2019
Nasal Polyps: What Are The Symptoms?

Have you been struggling with cold-like symptoms for an extended period of time? Have you tried everything and still can't find relief? If so, you might not have a cold at all. You could actually be suffering from nasal polyps.

Dec 14th, 2018
Local Doctor Freezing Noses in Arizona

It's unusual to hear of anything freezing in Arizona in the summer, let alone noses. But Dr. Franklyn R. Gergits, lead physician, and sinus surgeon at The Sinus and Allergy Wellness Center of North Scottsdale are doing just that.

Oct 30th, 2018
5 Signs You Have a Deviated Septum and What to Do About It

If you were born with a deviated nasal septum, you might not know what it feels like to experience trouble-free breathing. The condition seems minor enough, but it can cause a domino effect of symptoms and trouble capable of impacting your total-body healt

Aug 31st, 2018
What is Chronic Sinusitis and What Can You Do About It

Every year, chronic sinusitis affects millions of Americans. In fact, it's the reason for between 18 and 22 million physician visits. This incredibly common condition only seems to be becoming more prevalent, and it costs the U.S. $3.4-5 billion each year

Jul 25th, 2018