Sinusitis Treatment Blog

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Finding Long-Lasting Relief with New York Sinusitis


Sinusitis affects millions of individuals in the United States. Still, many may not realize they are dealing with chronic sinusitis rather than the more common acute form. Understanding the differences between the two conditions is crucial for making informed decisions about seeking relief. Today, we will look at the critical aspects of acute and chronic…

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Various Types of Sinusitis


Sinusitis or sinus infections can cause discomfort and ongoing symptoms for many people. However, different causes and types of sinusitis can vary the type of treatment needed for relief. Understanding the various types of sinusitis can help determine the best treatments and procedures to relieve pain and improve your symptoms. There are different types of…

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Does Flying Cause You Sinus Pain?


If you are planning a trip this summer but are hesitant to fly due to sinus pain in the past, you are not alone. Those with sinus problems can experience increased pain and complications when they fly. Do not cancel your travel plans – instead, learn more about why flying aggravates your sinuses and what…

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The Dangers of Not Fixing a Deviated Septum


Having a deviated septum might seem like a minor inconvenience, but it can lead to significant health issues if left untreated. Below are the dangers of not fixing a deviated septum and why seeking timely medical attention is crucial. Chronic Sinusitis and Frequent Infections Chronic sinusitis is a common consequence of an undiagnosed and untreated…

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Sphenoid Sinusitis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment


Sinusitis, or rhinosinusitis, is when the sinuses become inflamed and swollen due to a viral, bacterial or fungal infection. Sphenoid sinusitis is a type of sinusitis that affects the sphenoid sinuses, which are located behind the nose and eyes. Below are the causes, symptoms and treatment options for sphenoid sinusitis. Causes of Sphenoid Sinusitis Sphenoid…

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Fungal Sinusitis: Symptoms, Causes and Treatments


Fungal sinusitis is a rare sinus infection caused by fungi commonly found in the environment. It can cause a variety of symptoms, ranging from mild to severe. Below are the symptoms, causes and treatments of fungal sinusitis. Symptoms of Fungal Sinusitis The symptoms of fungal sinusitis can vary depending on the type of fungal infection….

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Benefits of Nasal Breathing: Sleep Better, Feel Better


Many patients come to see me and are concerned with sleep apnea. Apnea is the most extreme form of snoring which involves actual obstruction of the airway and cessation of breathing for which there are health risks. It is diagnosed by taking a sleep study and measuring the frequency and severity of the symptoms. Fortunately…

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Are Your Sinuses Causing Your Headache?


Headaches can be debilitating and have a significant impact on our daily lives. There are many potential causes of headaches, such as stress, dehydration or poor sleep, but one common culprit is sinus problems. If you frequently suffer from headaches accompanied by other symptoms like facial pain, congestion or pressure, it might be a sign…

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What’s Really Causing Your Stuffy Nose?


Your nose was meant to help you breathe. While we certainly have our mouth as a backup, it is the primary function of your nose to inhale and exhale oxygen for your body. For many, we take this granted. There are a notable percentage of people who miss out on free nasal breathing due to…

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Why You Should Expand Your Hygiene Routine to Include Nasal Cleaning


In the era of ten-step skincare routines and meticulous grooming, are you inadvertently overlooking an important step of your hygiene routine? Almost every lungful of air your body processes comes through your nasal passages, right alongside allergens, pollutants, dust and other contaminants. If you find yourself struggling with chronic congestion or difficulty breathing, upping your…

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