SAFETY RECALL NOTICE

EPIPEN / EPIPEN Jr. RECALL

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is alerting consumers of a voluntary recall of specific lots of Mylan’s and Pfizer’s Epipen and Epipen Jr. Auto-Injectors.  This recall is due to two reports of potential defect that could make the device difficult to activate in an emergency.Information may change about this recall so please check Mylan.com/EpiPenRecall for updated information. Continue reading SAFETY RECALL NOTICE

Foods That Can Keep You From Sleeping

 

These Foods Might Be Keeping You Up At Night!

Want to improve your sleep quality? Well, the answer can potentially be in your diet. Oranges are an excellent source of daily vitamins and dietary fiber however; did you know that eating citrus foods like oranges can keep you from sleeping at night? Continue reading Foods That Can Keep You From Sleeping

Ask A Doc-How Do I Treat Eczema?

Eczema and Allergies

Patients with eczema have dry, itchy skin that can flare because of allergies (environmental factors or foods). Generally, it begins in childhood but can last well into adulthood.  To reduce flares or even symptoms, it is important to follow a good skin regimen. Dr. Ayesha Siddiqi, board-certified allergy and immunology specialist at ChicagoENT is providing helpful tips to help keep eczema at bay. Continue reading Ask A Doc-How Do I Treat Eczema?

Couple Thank Dr. Friedman for Snoring Treatment

Chicago Couple Finally Get The Sleep They’ve Been Dreaming Of

At the age of 57, Martin Kehe found himself very tired and irritable every morning despite having slept eight continuous hours each night. At the same time, Martin’s bedtime partner was not getting a full nights rest as he stayed up all night frightened by Martin’s loud snoring and gasping for air numerous times during the night. Little did they both know that their lack of quality sleep and rest was a toxic mix for not only their health but their relationship.  Continue reading Couple Thank Dr. Friedman for Snoring Treatment

All About Oral, Head and Neck Cancers

Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Month

According to a 2017 study of the American Cancer Society, it is estimated about 49,670 people will get oral cavity or oropharyngeal cancer.  And an estimated 9,700 people will die of these cancers. Oral cancer includes cancers of the lips, cheeks, gums, tongue, floor of the mouth, soft and hard palate, sinuses and throat. Continue reading All About Oral, Head and Neck Cancers

Dr. Friedman Named Top Doctor By Castle Connolly

2017 Top Doctor by Castle Connolly!

Dr. Michael Friedman, medical director for ChicagoENT has been recognized by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. as a “Top Doctor” for 2017. Dr. Friedman has the eminent honor to be recognized as one of the best otolaryngologist. Continue reading Dr. Friedman Named Top Doctor By Castle Connolly