Posts by Kim Meyer:

Seasonal Allergies St. Louis, MO

Allergies in Winter? Not the Gift you Want to Receive This Season!

We usually associate budding trees and blooming flowers with allergies, not frosted grass and frigid temperatures. Because of this, there are many people who struggle all winter long with symptoms they cannot understand. The truth is, there is such a thing as winter allergies. When you know this, you can be prepared should symptoms arise. […]


Sleep Apnea and Snoring Center St. Louis MO

What is CPAP Therapy?

Sleep apnea is a serious condition that can severely compromise long-term health and wellness. For this reason, reliable treatment is critical. While there may be lifestyle modifications that can alleviate the symptoms of sleep apnea, such as losing weight and sleeping with the head slightly elevated, medical treatment may be an immediate necessity. CPAP has […]


Allergies St Louis, MO

Fall is Just Around the Corner: What Does That Means for Your Allergies?

Anyone who suffers from seasonal allergies knows that it isn’t just the transition from spring to summer that can create problems. Fall is also a time of year when pollen counts might rise and air gets dry and, believe it or not, mold may thrive. The increase in indoor time may not help allergy sufferers. […]


Nasal Obstruction St. Louis, MO | Are You Still Using that Nasal Decongestant Spray?

Are You Still Using that Nasal Decongestant Spray?

Nasal congestion can be frustrating even if it only lasts a few days. If you seem to struggle to get enough air to pass through your nasal airway, you may have come to rely on decongestant sprays more than you’d like. These products are easy to obtain over-the-counter and do provide fast relief. Sometimes, that […]


Sinus Polyps St. Louis, MO

Nasal Polyps: When Do They Need to Be Removed?

The presence of nasal polyps can be disruptive to your day-to-day life. They can make it difficult to breathe while you sleep and when you exercise. Nasal polyps also increase the risk of sinus infections and other frustrating problems. Still, does that mean they should be surgically removed? Here, we discuss the potential treatment options […]


Balloon Sinus Dilation St. Louis, MO

Balloon Sinus Dilation Recovery

Balloon sinus dilation has become a preferred procedure in recent years. This non-surgical alternative to sinus surgery offers long-term relief from chronic sinusitis and other persistent symptoms. We are proud to be a leading practice for balloon sinus dilation in St. Louis. It is important to us that patients realize they have options for restoring […]


Sinus Infections St. Louis, MO

What You Need to Know about that Sinus Infection

The sinuses describe an area of open space located within the facial bones. They are attached to the nasal passages. Sometimes, the lining of the sinuses may become inflamed. This is referred to as sinusitis. The symptoms of sinus inflammation, or sinusitis, can occur when you have a cold, and they may be more than […]


Sleep Apnea Treatment St. Louis, MO

Why Obstructive Sleep Apnea Needs Your Attention

When a person is unable to secure quality sleep for any length of time, we may say that she has insomnia. We may assume that stress is the culprit, or some type of physical pain, maybe. What we might easily overlook is the way a person breathes when he sleeps, and how that may be […]


Allergies St Louis, MO

Spring is in the Air, and That Means Pollen!

As we reach the end of the cold winter months, most of us look forward to sunnier days and the sights of spring. Blooming flowers, growing grass, and leaves returning to the branches of trees may not be quite so appealing to you if you suffer from allergies. Persistent or recurring sinus pressure, post-nasal drip, […]


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