Symptoms of Deviated Septum and Sleep Apnea
Jun11

Symptoms of Deviated Septum and Sleep Apnea

According to the American Academy of Otolaryngology, approximately 80% of the whole population is suffering or have a deviated septum. However, not everyone in the said 80% know that they are suffering from deviated septum, not unless they will exhibit or experience various signs and symptoms. Deviated septum is a condition wherein the nasal septum (cartilage separating the right nostril from the left nostril equally) is displaced to...

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Deviated Septum Symptoms in Babies
Mar14

Deviated Septum Symptoms in Babies

Deviated Septum in children can easily occur due to a number of reasons and is quite common. While most of these cases require no treatment, since the deviation will be minor, at times if serious they can cause a number of different medical conditions which can be irritating and painful. While a deviated septum is easy to diagnose in adults, you must understand the symptoms and be on the look out to find it in your young children...

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Causes of a Deviated Septum in Babies
Mar11

Causes of a Deviated Septum in Babies

Deviated septum in babies is more common than in adults (most deviated septum’s tend to form in childhood and continue into adulthood). The reason is because of their malleable septum’s along with the ease with which they manage to expose their faces to trauma of different sources. Causes of a Deviated Septum in Babies While the reasons behind the deviated septum may differ according to the child, the main reason why a deviated septum...

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Symptoms, Diagnosis of a Deviated Septum
Aug15

Symptoms, Diagnosis of a Deviated Septum

Ever wondered what is a Deviated Nasal Septum? The nasal septum is the central partition of the nose; it is made up of a rubbery substance known as the cartilage, along with the bone. Although the septum is never placed exactly in the middle, in most people it is straight and even if a slight deviation exists, it cannot be noticed by the naked eye.  However in certain rare cases, the septum is bent or deviated in some way or the...

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