Thyroid Disorder

Is Hormone Imbalance the Cause of Autoimmune Disease?

Hormone imbalances, thyroid problems and autoimmune diseases can be closely linked and may occur together. A common question asked by patients who visit ENT consultants about these issues is whether one of them might have caused the other.

Risk of Ear Infections

How to Protect Your Ears in the Cold Weather?

Ear protection can help to prevent problems such as ear pain and tinnitus in winter. You can also take steps to reduce the risk of ear infections so that you can enjoy a healthier winter season.

Parathyroid glands anatomy

What Do the Parathyroid Glands Do for Your Body?

You might have some idea of where your thyroid gland is and what it does, but did you know that there are four smaller glands that sit nearby? These are the parathyroid glands and they have an important role to play in your metabolism.

Different Types of Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders

What Are the Different Types of Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders?

Ear, nose and throat consultants treat a wide range of different conditions that can affect these connected parts of the body. The ENT disorders that we treat most often can be divided into five main types, although we can also help with other kinds of ear, nose and throat problems as well as other issues … Read More

Set of Five Human Senses

The Five Senses and Why They Are Important

The five senses are our link to the world around us. Although many people enjoy full lives with sensory disabilities, any disturbances or loss of our senses can have a profound impact upon us.

Severe Ear Infection

Should You Stop Flying if You Have a Severe Ear Infection?

If you’ve ever noticed your ears popping when you take off or land in a plane then you might be wondering whether flying could be bad for your ears when you have an issue such as an infection. Keep reading to find out why it is best to avoid flying as much as possible when … Read More

Hearing Aids - The Harley Street ENT Clinic

Which Hearing Aids Are Best for Me?

Hearing aids can make a huge difference to your day to day life, but it is essential to choose the right ones. Hearing aids come in many different forms, which are designed to address different types of hearing loss or to be used in different types of environments. A hearing aids specialist can help you … Read More

Common Reason for Snoring

What is the Most Common Reason for Snoring?

The most common reason for snoring is probably a blocked nose. Most of us will occasionally wheeze, whistle or snore when we have a cold that is stuffing up our airways. However, this kind of snoring is usually temporary and goes away when the infection clears up.

Know About Hayfever Season

Everything You Need to Know About Hayfever Season

If you suffer from hayfever then the beginning of summer might not hold as much excitement for you as it does for other people. However, there are some steps that you can take to avoid triggering your symptoms by reducing exposure to pollen at this time of year.

Throat Cancer Info

Everything You Need to Know About Throat Cancer

Throat cancer happens when cells inside your throat start to grow and divide uncontrollably. The cancer usually develops in the throat lining, but it can also start in other areas such as the larynx or the epiglottis at the top of your windpipe.