Sinusitis Treatment Blog

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Are You Concerned About Fungal Sinusitis?


In the vast majority of cases, the root of sinusitis can be traced to a bacterial or viral source. However, fungal infection is also a possibility. The problem with identifying fungal sinusitis is that the condition can manifest in several ways. An allergic reaction, invasive fungal infection, or other issue can lead to long lasting…

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Are Sinus Infections Just a Natural Part of Growing Up?


If you have a child who often suffers from sinus infections, you may be tempted to think it is part of growing up. Children are considered adults in most respects at the age of 18. However, there are functions and organs in the human body, such as the brain, that are still developing until the…

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How the Propel Sinus Stent Can Help Your Severe Sinusitis


Suffering from severe sinusitis can feel as if you have a permanent cold. Chronic sinusitis may require surgery in order for you to achieve relief from your painful symptoms. Scarring and inflammation after surgery can tamper with a successful outcome by prolonging inadequate drainage. The Propel® Sinus Stent can improve surgery outcomes to help you…

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Combined Treatments for Sinus Congestion


When you suffer from sinus congestion, symptoms can come and go like the seasons. Some bouts may cause more suffering than others but one thing is sure – there are several potential underlying causes at play. Determining what is sparking your flareups is therefore the first step toward finding the right combination of treatments. People…

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Breathe Easy on your Vacation Flights this Summer


Are you planning to fly this summer for work or vacation? If the last time you were on a plane makes you apprehensive – and the reason isn’t turbulence or masks – perhaps you are worried about sinusitis symptoms. For frequent flyers, symptoms of certain conditions seem to worsen after landing. The stuffiness, pain or…

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Nasal Congestion 101


Nasal congestion affects everyone from time to time. It can be a mild symptom of a common cold, or it can be a miserable experience for those who suffer from allergies or chronic sinusitis. Understanding what nasal congestion is and how you can lessen its impact can help you deal with this unwanted experience when…

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A Cold, Allergies, Sinusitis, or COVID?


With spring right around the corner, many allergy sufferers are already preparing themselves for the onslaught of misery they experience every year. It is such a shame that the season of hope and renewal, of beauty and longer days, brings congestion and sinus pain with it. Another difficulty with allergies in 2021 results from 2020…

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Nasal Polyps Treatment


Polyps are soft, painless, noncancerous growths in the body. Nasal polyps occur on the lining of the nasal passages or sinuses, hanging down like teardrops or grapes. Many people are unaware that they have nasal polyps until they visit the doctor for chronic sinus issues. Nasal polyps lack any sensation, which is why many people…

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Start Your Year Off by Breathing Well


Few things are more frustrating than not being able to breathe through your nose. Laying down at night and trying to fall asleep when you are unable to breathe can disrupt your rest very quickly. Mouth breathing is also a bad habit that contributes to bad breath, snoring, dry mouth, cavities, and more. If you…

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Common Symptoms of a Sinus Infection


Approximately 31 million people in America suffer from sinus infections each year. A sinus infection, also called sinusitis, is a painful condition that causes stuffy, painful pressure in the nasal cavity. Most cases of sinus infections will go away on their own since they are due to a virus. In rare cases, bacteria can also…

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