head cold

All About Colds

How to lessen their frequency and ease their symptoms It’s that season again — cold season! Let’s talk about what a cold is, how to prevent them, and how to treat them. A cold is a viral infection of your sinuses/nasal passages and throat. Sometimes it can spread into your deep throat and cause bronchitis. …

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Tinnitis

Tinnitus: common, constant, incurable — but very manageable

Dr. Crutchfield, my sister told me recently that she was suffering with severe ringing in her ears. Her doctor told her it was something called ‘tinnitus.” What is tinnitus? Great question. I’ve asked one of my colleagues, Inell Rosario, MD, an expert on the subject, to enlighten us with a discussion on tinnitus this week. Dr. Rosario: …

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50 Over 50

Charles E. Crutchfield III, M.D. Busy Healer Skin is the body’s largest organ—and Dr. Charles E. Crutchfield III, owner of Crutchfield Dermatology, works tirelessly to keep skin of all shades healthy. And “tireless” is perhaps an understatement. The 57-year-old Eagan resident sees patients five days a week, manages a staff of 40, and serves as …

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