Murray Grossan, MD

Murray Grossan, MD, ear, nose and throat specialist, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles. GrossanInstitute.com

Dental Health

Why Is He Coughing Up Foul-Smelling Chunks?

My husband frequently complains that he coughs up small, foul-smelling white chunks. Is this a sign of something serious? Your…

Hearing

Is It Normal to Become More Sensitive to Noise with Age?

Increased sensitivity to noise that doesn’t bother others could be a condition known as hyperacusis. Learn the best treatments here…

Respiratory

Why Do I Choke On My Saliva?

Choking and coughing from inhaling your own saliva can be embarrassing. Is it a sign of something serious? Find out…plus tips that help…

Common Cold

Got a Summer Cold? Here’s What to Do

Summer colds can feel worse than winter ones. Here’s what may be going on…and how to feel better fast.

Wellness

The Dangers of Frequent Nose-Picking

Picking your nose isn’t just rude. Here’s how it can also be harmful to your health…and how to break the habit…

Anti-Aging

Keep Your Voice Young!

Is your voice making you sound old—maybe older than you are or feel? If you’ve been having concerns about the…

Tinnitis

Finally…Real Relief for Tinnitus

New treatment guidelines help sufferers get the absolute best care… It’s estimated that about one in 10 Americans hears noise—ringing, buzzing,…

Snoring

The New Anti-Snoring Workout

Try “Throat Sit-Ups” for Quieter Sleep and a Healthier Life Snoring can be a nightmare—both for the sufferer and his/her…

Snoring

How to Cure Snoring with a Song

If your spouse complains about your early-­morning habit of singing O Sole Mio in the shower, just explain that it’s…

Sinus

Is It Really Sinusitis?

Simple Self-Test Plus Remedies That Work Don’t assume that it’s merely a bad cold when you’re stuffed up and feeling…

Sinus

Drug-Free Ways to Fight Springtime Sinus Problems

If you suffer from hay fever (allergic rhinitis), you may dread the arrival of spring. As billions of pollen spores…

Snoring

Throat Exercise and Other Ways to Stop Snoring

You can solve this problem once and for all Anyone who snores -- or lives with a person who does…

Snoring

Saline Spray Solution for Snoring

Does your partner complain that your snoring keeps him awake at night…or do his raucous snores rob you of needed…

Common Cold

Is It a Cold, Flu, Allergies…or Something Else?

How to tell what it is and the best way to treat it... Sniffling, sneezing and wiping your eyes? You…

Hearing Loss

Protect Your Ears

Q. I’m concerned that the very loud music blasted in restaurants will cause hearing loss. I complain, but waiters ignore…

Hearing Loss

Prevent Hearing Loss

Self-Defense Against the Most Common Causes Normal aging can undoubtedly impair hearing, but millions of Americans suffer unnecessarily from hearing…

Medications

Dr. Murray Grossan’s Secret to Making Any Medication Work Much, Much Better

The placebo response is the therapeutic benefit that many patients experience after taking a placebo (something that looks like a…