Nose Sores That Won’t Heal – What to Do?

Nose Sores That Won’t Heal

After I’ve spent over 20 years as an internal medicine physician, I’ve encountered a myriad of health concerns, one of which includes persistent nose sores. Although seemingly benign, if a sore in your nose doesn’t heal, it could signal a more serious underlying issue that needs attention. This post will guide you through the understanding … Read more

White Spots, Patches and Bumps on Tonsils: Causes – STDs, Tonsillitis, Mono, Strep

Tonsils

Tonsils act as the body’s first line of defense against bacteria and viruses that enter through the mouth. At times, they may present with white spots, patches, or bumps. This blog post aims to unravel what these signs may indicate, covering potential causes such as sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), tonsillitis, mononucleosis (mono), and strep throat. … Read more

Pimples on Tongue – Under, on Tip, Side, or Back and Getting Rid of Them

Pimples on Tongue

The complexity of our mouth, with its myriad of functions, can often lead to interesting, sometimes puzzling, conditions. One such condition involves the unexpected emergence of “pimples” on the tongue. Today, we delve into this topic with a focus on causes, symptoms, treatment, and preventive measures. Let’s explore this fascinating and occasionally uncomfortable subject, transforming … Read more