Physiological changes that occur with aging can cause a runny nose and other symptoms of geriatric rhinitis, according to the American Academy of Otolaryngology. Patients with the condition often complain of continual si... More »

Home treatments for nose bleeds in the elderly include ice, a cotton ball soaked in vinegar, gauze soaked in petroleum jelly or pinching the nostrils closed for 10 minutes. Nose bleeds are either anterior or posterior. P... More »

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Otolaryngology is the medical field that specializes in the treatment of diseases or disorders of the ears, nose and throat and structures of the head and neck, states the American Academy of Otolaryngology. Doctors in t... More »

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A doctor of otolaryngology treats diseases of the ear, nose, throat, head and neck, according to the American Academy of Otolaryngology. Otolaryngologists are trained in surgery as well as medicine and may choose to spec... More »

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The symptoms of sinus fungus vary depending on the type of the condition, but sinus discomfort and thick mucus are fairly common, according to the American Academy of Otolaryngology. Four major types of sinusitis involvi... More »

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The symptoms of mold exposure resemble symptoms of other upper respiratory allergies, and include coughing, wheezing, watery eyes, runny nose and itchy eyes, nose and throat, says Mayo Clinic. The symptoms of mold exposu... More »

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An otolaryngologist is a doctor who studies, diagnoses, and treats diseases of the ear, nose, and throat, as well as other conditions occurring in the head and neck, according to the American Academy of Otolaryngology an... More »