• How To Survive Allergy Season- Life is all about taking the good with the bad. Take spring, for instance. Sure, all that warm sunshine is great, but for millions of allergy sufferers, it also means weeks (sometimes even months) of dealing with drippy noses, sneezing spells, and itchy, watery eyes. So, what can you do about it? A lot, actually.... Read more »
  • Fighting A Cold: What Works, What Doesn’t, What Can’t Hurt- We all have had a cold or two, and we all know  how miserable it can make us feel.  Nothing can cure a common cold, but there are some remedies that can help ease your symptoms.  Cold remedies that work Stay hydrated Water, warm broth or warm lemon water with honey prevents dehydration, which can... Read more »
  • Stuffy Noses: How To Relieve Nasal Congestion- Do you notice that your nose feels stuffy and congested and you have more difficulty breathing during winter months?  Do you sometimes even have bloody crusty discharge or even frequent nose bleed?  That is because exposure to dry, cold air outside can irritate your nasal membrane.  It does not help that indoor heat cause more... Read more »
  • Desk-side with Dr. Rabkin- Sinusitis 101  Symptoms – Diagnosis – Treatment Ever get a sinus infection  following a bad cold? It’s called sinusitis.   After a cold, you are at greater risk of developing a sinus infection, because a cold can cause an  inflammation and swelling of the sinuses. While common cold symptoms  can make you miserable, they are common... Read more »