Homemade Nasal Irrigation Solution
Mar22

Homemade Nasal Irrigation Solution

Nasal Irrigation or Sinus Irrigation is done to help in cleaning the sinuses or the nasal passages through flushing it with nasal solution.  Sinus infection and other allergies can be relieved through the help of nasal irrigation. Although nasal irrigation can help in relieving sinus infection or sinusitis and other allergies, nasal irrigation can still be done even without any nasal or sinus abnormalities. Ready-made nasal irrigation...

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Problems with Nasal Irrigation
Mar10

Problems with Nasal Irrigation

Nasal irrigation is a process in which the nasal cavities will be flushed out using a saline solution by letting the saline solution enter through one nostril and letting the saline solution exit to the other nostril. Nasal irrigation is a very common process that many people just easily perform it at home. For people who haven’t tried performing nasal irrigation and is attempting to perform it at home may face several problems while...

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What is Nasal Irrigation?
Mar05

What is Nasal Irrigation?

Many people who are suffering from recurrent sinus congestion due to sinus infections or sinusitis, allergic reaction, sinus irritations, and many more have found that one of the best ways or one of the most effective ways on how to relieve sinus congestion is through nasal irrigation. Nasal irrigation can either be done by a medical professional or it can be easily done by anyone at home. There are even quite a number of physicians...

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Relieve Sinus Headache through Shiatsu
Feb28

Relieve Sinus Headache through Shiatsu

Sinus headache can only be a symptom of a sinus congestion that is caused by a sinus infection or sinusitis, allergies, and other medical disorders. There are several different ways on how to get rid of sinus headache or even just decreasing the sinus headache. Sinus headache will not appear on one specific area all the time. As to where a sinus headache will occur, it will greatly depend on the exact sinus or sinuses are congested...

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Steam Inhalation for Sinus Pressure
Feb23

Steam Inhalation for Sinus Pressure

There are numerous medications and even surgical treatments that can totally get rid of sinus pressure or even prevent sinus pressure from ever developing again. However, there are simpler ways that can help in relieving sinus pressure, and one very simple way that can really be effective in relieving sinus pressure is through steam inhalation. Steam inhalation can help in loosening mucus congested in the sinuses that causes increase...

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Clearing Sinuses and Relieving Sinus Pressure
Feb18

Clearing Sinuses and Relieving Sinus Pressure

There are four air-filled cavities surrounding the nose area of the face and the skull bones. These four air-filled cavities are known as sinuses. Sinuses’ main purposes are to help in keeping the internal portion of the nose moisturized and protect it from foreign substances with the production of mucus. When there will be a problem in one or all the 4 sinuses, there will be pain sensation that can be characterized with a headache...

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Massage and Sinus Headache
Jan31

Massage and Sinus Headache

Sinus headache develops when there is congestion in one or all the sinuses. Sinus congestion can be caused by an inflammation and/or infection of the sinuses due to bacteria, virus, fungi, or allergic reactions. Sinus congestion that can cause sinus headache can really be uncomfortable and can really affect a person’s daily life. There are many treatments and management that can be done to get rid of sinus congestion and sinus...

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Caring for a Sinus Headache
Jan27

Caring for a Sinus Headache

Sinus headache is only a symptom of an infection in the sinuses known as sinusitis. Sinus headache will usually happen somewhere on top of the infected sinus or sinuses. There are 4 major types of sinuses, the maxillary sinuses, frontal sinuses, ethmoid sinuses, and sphenoid sinuses. If the sinus headache is near the cheeks, the infected sinus is the maxillary sinus, if the sinus headache is on top of the eyes, the infected sinus is...

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Development of Sinus Headache
Jan22

Development of Sinus Headache

It is very easy or simple to know if a certain headache is a sinus headache. Sinus headaches will only occur near the infected sinus or infected sinuses. To know whether that headache is a sinus headache, knowing the 4 major types of sinuses will be beneficial. The 4 major types of sinuses are maxillary sinuses, frontal sinus, ethmoid sinuses, and sphenoid sinuses. If the sinus headache is in the cheeks area, then it is due to an...

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What is Sinus Yeast Infection?
Jan10

What is Sinus Yeast Infection?

There are many different types of infection in the sinuses or sinusitis. And some of the most common types of sinus infection according to causative factors are bacterial sinus infection (bacterial sinusitis) and viral sinus infection (viral sinusitis). And if a sinus infection has become chronic that lasts for more than 12 weeks or 3 months, the chronic type of sinus infection may possibly be caused by yeast infections. Not all...

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Fungal Sinusitis Treatments
Jan07

Fungal Sinusitis Treatments

Sinusitis, an infection and inflammation in the sinuses has become very common during the past decades. Fungal sinusitis is one of the many different types of sinusitis and it even has its own subtypes. There are actually 4 general subtypes of fungal sinusitis according to the American Academy of Otolaryngology namely Allergic Fungal Sinusitis or AFS, Chronic Indolent Sinusitis, Fulminant Sinusitis, and Mycetoma Fungal Sinusitis....

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Probiotics for Sinusitis
Jan02

Probiotics for Sinusitis

Sinusitis is an infection and inflammation of the sinuses. Depending on the type of sinusitis the patient is having in terms of the causative factor for the infection, there are many different types of treatment. If the sinusitis infection is caused by a bacterial infection, then antibacterial medications or antibiotics will be prescribed. If the sinusitis is caused by a viral infection, then antiviral medications will be prescribed....

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Fungal Sinusitis Natural Remedies
Dec28

Fungal Sinusitis Natural Remedies

Sinusitis is an infection and/or inflammation in the sinuses. There are several different types of sinusitis according to its cause, namely, bacterial sinusitis, viral sinusitis, and fungal sinusitis. In fungal sinusitis, just like the name suggests is a type of sinusitis that is caused by fungi infection. Not all fungi found in the environment are harmful to the body, when in fact, there are some fungi that co-exist in the natural...

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Medications for Fungal Sinusitis
Dec23

Medications for Fungal Sinusitis

Fungal sinusitis is a different form of sinusitis that is caused by a fungi infection. Fungal sinusitis can come in different forms or different kinds of fungal sinusitis. These different forms of fungal sinusitis are fungus balls, allergic fungal sinusitis, and invasive fungal sinusitis. Exact treatment modalities will surely depend on the exact type or form of fungal sinusitis. However, there are medications that will be very useful...

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Symptoms of Fungal Sinusitis
Dec18

Symptoms of Fungal Sinusitis

Common causes or types of sinusitis are bacterial and viral. However, there is still another type of sinus infection that is not so common, the fungal sinus infection or the fungal sinusitis. Cases of fungal sinusitis are quite rare and how fungal sinusitis is treated is different from other types of sinus infection. Since fungal sinusitis is caused by fungal infection, using antiviral medications and/or antibacterial medications will...

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Fungal Sinusitis
Dec13

Fungal Sinusitis

There are several different types of sinusitis in terms of the causative factors, namely bacterial sinusitis, viral sinusitis, and fungal sinusitis. All three different types of sinusitis have somewhat similar symptoms, but symptoms and the danger possessed by fungal sinusitis are much more dangerous than either bacterial sinusitis or viral sinusitis. The diagnosis of fungal sinusitis is extremely important to prevent further...

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Pediatric Sinusitis
Dec07

Pediatric Sinusitis

When people reach teenage years, that is the time when sinuses are fully developed. Children’s sinuses are not fully developed, making sinusitis difficult to diagnose and another thing, sinusitis can be caused by a lot of different factors, such as bacterial infection, viral infection, or even allergic reactions. Just as mentioned, sinuses namely the maxillary sinuses (located underneath the cheeks) and the ethmoid sinuses (located...

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Acute Sinusitis Treatments
Dec03

Acute Sinusitis Treatments

Acute sinusitis is the inflammation of the air filled spaces inside the cheekbones and forehead, known as the sinuses. Normally, the sinuses produce small amounts of mucus that drains through small channels in the nose, but in sinusitis, there will be accumulation of mucus within the sinuses, since one of the most common symptoms of acute sinusitis is nasal blockage. Acute sinusitis and other types of sinusitis will commonly be...

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Acute Sinusitis Symptoms
Nov28

Acute Sinusitis Symptoms

Sinusitis is the inflammation of the sinus, usually in the maxillary sinuses or the sinuses located in the cheekbone. Sinuses are the air-filled spaces found within the cheekbone and the forehead that will normally produce little amounts of mucus that drains through small channels into the nose. The most common cause for sinusitis is infection, either bacterial infection or viral infection. Viral infection can first cause the...

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Acute Sinusitis
Nov23

Acute Sinusitis

Acute sinusitis is one of the 4 different types of sinusitis. Sinusitis is the inflammation of the sinuses that is caused by the clogging of mucous in the sinuses. Sinuses are small cavities around the cheekbones and forehead that are normally filled with air. Normally, the sinuses produce small amounts of mucous that will just drain through the nose, but during sinusitis, sinuses will be filled with mucus, making the sinuses inflamed...

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