Ear, Nose and Throat Series
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Analyzing a Stuffy Nose

Analyzing a Stuffy Nose

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"When the nose becomes congested it usually becomes congested acutely or suddenly when there's a sudden change in function." Doctor Katz, Surgeon Director of Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, explains some of the symptoms of an infection in the nose, such as a cold.

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Published on: May 25, 2017 at 10:18:46
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Finding a Treatment for Hearing Loss

Finding a Treatment for Hearing Loss

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"But if there's a sudden hearing loss without an apparent loud noise cause, the treatment could be for inflammation and steroids help that." Doctor Katz, Surgeon Director of Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, explains the varying causes of hearing loss such as inflammation, bacteria, and a virus, and the corresponding treatments for each cause.

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Published on: May 25, 2017 at 09:51:23
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Innovations in Throat Diagnosis

Innovations in Throat Diagnosis

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"I am generally in and out of the throat and have a video recording in 60 seconds." Doctor Katz, Surgeon Director of Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, explains how he goes about diagnosing throat problems with the aid of new technology and video.

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Published on: May 23, 2017 at 15:31:04
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Protecting the Vocal Chords

Protecting the Vocal Chords

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"Vocal cords are very short muscles. They fatigue. They need a certain amount of rest." Doctor Katz, Surgeon Director of Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, reviews common problems of the vocal cords and notes that some may require surgery.

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Published on: May 23, 2017 at 14:54:03
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Managing Acid Reflux Symptoms

Managing Acid Reflux Symptoms

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"It's not that uncomfortable, I don't want to eat it at 6, 7, 8 o'clock at night, and I don't want to stay up for 4 or 5 hours before I lie down." Doctor Katz, Surgeon Director of Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, explains how he goes about treating acid reflux and says how a large part of the responsibility rests on the patient.

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Published on: May 23, 2017 at 12:53:37
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Understanding Acid Reflux Symptoms

Understanding Acid Reflux Symptoms

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"It's a condition where food requires 5 hours to get metabolized or broken down in the stomach." Doctor Katz, Surgeon Director of Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, explains just what acid reflux is and explains the symptoms that lead him to diagnosis.

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Published on: May 23, 2017 at 12:37:53
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Understanding the "Ringing" in Your Ear

Understanding the "Ringing" in Your Ear

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"Sounds are obviously tolerated for many may years, as long as the sounds level is within an acceptable range." Doctor Katz, Surgeon Director of Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, explains the ways in which hearing loss can occur, including tinitus, which is the ringing sound so often heard after concerts.

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Published on: May 23, 2017 at 11:34:33
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Understanding the Throat

Understanding the Throat

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"The throat has a function of talking, our vocal chords help us communicate." Doctor Katz, Surgeon Director of Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, reviews the many functions and jobs of the throat, from breathing to talking to protection.

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Published on: May 23, 2017 at 10:53:39
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What You Didn't Know about the Ear

What You Didn't Know about the Ear

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"The ear has multiple functions. The ear hears, and the ear controls balance." Doctor Katz, Surgeon Director of Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, explains the dual functions of the ear: hearing obviously, but also balance.

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Published on: May 16, 2017 at 15:53:56
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When to See an ENT Doctor

When to See an ENT Doctor

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"Ear, nose, and throat is a very extensive area. They're areas in the body that are very involved in sensation." Doctor Katz, Surgeon Director of Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital, explains the basics of ear, nose, and throat and what exactly he does as an ENT doctor.

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Published on: May 16, 2017 at 15:39:17
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