Allergies keeping you up at night? By Paul Fulmer, MD

April 5, 2013

This spring has been pretty rough on allergy sufferers.  The drastic changes in temperature along with the incredible wind and rainstorms have increased the pollen counts throughout the south.  Many patients have notices that their allergies are worse this year and nothing seems to help! A recent article in Annals of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology [...]

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Spring Forward…UGH!! By Paul Fulmer, MD

March 11, 2013

We all look forward to this time of year.  Trees budding, flowers blooming and the weather changing from the grey of winter to the bright colors of SPRING! As much as I love the change of the seasons, the one thing I don’t like is “loosing an hour of sleep!”  I know we get more [...]

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Are you suffering with Cedar Fever? By Paul Fulmer, MD

January 17, 2013

The term “cedar fever” usually refers to symptoms caused by Mountain cedar allergy. Symptoms are the same as hay fever, including sneezing, itchy eyes and nose, nasal congestion and a runny nose. With both cedar fever and hay fever, a person will not actually have a fever. Mountain cedar is a type of juniper tree [...]

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Best and Worst Places for Fall Allergies By Victoria S. Brkovich, MD

October 19, 2012

Once again, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) has created an annual ranking for the best and worst places for fall seasonal allergies.  These rankings are based on the analysis of three key factors, which are:  pollen and mold scores during the fall of 2011, the number of allergy medications used by people [...]

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Daylight Saving By Victoria S. Brkovich, MD

March 9, 2012

            Daylight Saving- Great Time to Reset Your Sleep Habits It’s that time again.  I know it feels as if we just turned our clocks back by one hour, how could we possibly be springing ahead so soon?  Well, that sense of Daylight Savings Time (DST) sneaking up on you [...]

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Springtime Allergy Blues

April 19, 2010

We all know how miserable life can be for allergy sufferers this time of year: slogging thru the day, congested, stuffy, unable to breath through your nose…clearly it’s not fun. Reports show that this year’s pollen season will be the worst in decades! And if the daytime misery isn’t trouble enough, think about the impact that [...]

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Look For The Snoring Center on KXAS NBC5

November 12, 2009

Attention Dallas – look for The Snoring Center on KXAS (Channel 5) this Sunday at 10PM. Brendan Higgins reports on Turbinate Coblation as an effective, long lasting solution for nasal allergy symptoms. This in-office, 10-minute procedure can give years of relief to people suffering from chronically stuffy, congested, runny noses.

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Your Better Sleep Tip of the Week: Stuffy Nose = Poor Sleep

November 9, 2009

Being able to breath freely through the nose is essential to a good night’s sleep. Nasal steroid sprays and antihistamines often do the trick. If not, consider Turbinate Coblation: a 10-minute, in-office procedure that can provide years of relief! Learn more at

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