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Cooler weather and being inside for longer periods of time bring special challenges for staying ENT healthy. Help senior members of your family prevent falls. Learn about aging and swallowing, aspiration, dysphagia, and GERD/LPR when planning your holiday meals. Finally, discover how secondhand smoke is especially dangerous for children.

Cooler weather and being inside for longer periods of time bring special challenges for staying ENT healthy. Help senior members of your family prevent falls. Learn about aging and swallowing, aspiration, dysphagia, and GERD/LPR when planning your holiday meals. Finally, discover how secondhand smoke is especially dangerous for children.

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Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a novel, or new, respiratory disease. Learn how you can stay safe and healthy, and read recommendations for ENT specialists returning to practice.

For those with underlying hearing loss or impairment, face masks can introduce a new, unexpected barrier to communicating with others. Find out what steps you can take to stay safe while enhancing communication.

Getting a good night’s sleep has far-reaching health benefits. Making some simple but important modifications to your sleep hygiene—and keeping a journal of your sleep habits—can make a big difference!

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