Brain Health & Conditions

Five Facts About Bell’s Palsy

This poorly understood type of facial paralysis is treatable and often transient

Bell's Palsy
Ear, Nose & Throat

Lou Orzech’s Story

How a cochlear implant helped Lou hear the world again

Lou Orzech
Ear, Nose & Throat

Can Earbuds Cause Ear Problems?

The short answer is yes — but a few simple steps can usually prevent them

Man wearing earbuds
Ear, Nose & Throat

Encouraging Patients To Follow Doctors' Advice

A Rush laryngologist on empowering patients 'to make the right decisions'

Inna Husain, MD
Ear, Nose & Throat

Smart Minute: Hearing Loss

A Rush otolaryngologist explains the different types of hearing loss and what can be done to correct them


Jerry’s Story: 'Thanks for Saving My Life'

Rush surgeons teamed up to remove a rare, cancerous tumor from Jerry Rose's nasal cavity

Pete Batra and Jerry Rose
Patient Stories

Aaron's Story

Getting relief from chronic ear pain

Rush Patient Aaron Gold and His Wife, Robin
Patient Stories

Kelly Slusarz's Story

Finding relief and confidence after years of hearing loss

Kelly Slusarz
Patient Stories

Sara Siddiqui's Story

Eighteen years later, Sara thanks the doctor who changed her life


I Lost My Sense of Smell: Do I Have COVID-19?

Understanding the differences between common smell loss and COVID-19 symptoms

COVID smell loss