Sinus Infections

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What Can I Do about Sinus Pain?

If you often experience headaches or pressure in the sinuses (felt on the forehead or the cheeks) on a regular basis, you may wonder if you have allergies or another problem. The most common reason that explains these symptoms is that an infection has developed in the sinus passages. Sinus infections and the pain they …

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Ways to Remedy Sinus Pressure

The nasal passage connects to the sinuses, where mucus traps bacteria and moisturizes the air that travels to the lungs. The sinuses are designed to help prevent sickness but, sometimes, they can become irritated with pressure. Sinus pressure can be quite uncomfortable, so it helps to know how to remedy this symptom quickly. Here, we …

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Why Do We Get Sinus Infections?

Millions of people experience sinus infections at least once a year. This uncomfortable infection is a common reason for missing work or school. The symptoms, which include congestion, postnasal drip, fatigue, sore throat, and facial pain, can take days to resolve. For people who routinely experience these frustrating problems, it can feel empowering to understand …

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Got Sinus Pain? Try These Remedies!

Even temporary sinus pressure and pain caused by a cold or allergies can be frustrating. Sinus issues can cause such back facial pain or head pain that daily activities feel impossible. The departure of these symptoms can be a welcome relief. When symptoms do not resolve after a few days, or they recur every few …

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Do You Understand What’s Happening with Your Sinuses?

Sinus symptoms are quite common. They are among the top ten diagnoses made by primary care physicians. Regardless, many people don’t understand what is happening with their sinuses when symptoms do occur, nor how they need to be handled. Here, we’ll discuss some common questions that should be considered. Do sinus symptoms always indicate infection? …

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Do I have Chronic Sinusitis?

Sinus problems can occur for several reasons. When the sinuses present symptoms more often than not, though, we may diagnose a person with chronic sinusitis. Because this term has become more familiar in recent years, many patients ask us if they have chronic sinusitis at their very first visit. It is also one of the …

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Sinusitis / Sinus Infections

Headaches May Be Caused by Something Other than Tension

Headaches are a common complaint among adults of all ages. Often, this troublesome condition is believed to be caused by tension and is treated with over-the-counter medication. Headaches can have other origins, though, including various problems occurring in the ears, nose, or throat. If you experience frequent or persistent headaches and don’t find much relief …

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Sinusitis May Not Look Like You Expect

Each year, millions of Americans struggle with the discomfort of sinus inflammation or infection. Some people refer to sinus problems as a cold, sinus infection, or sinusitis. Clinically, there are a few ways that this inflammation is described. Acute sinusitis may last no more than 4 weeks, subacute sinusitis can last up to 8 weeks, …

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