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Nasal Infection and Sinusitis and Tips for Feeling Better

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Sinusitis

Media ads for cold and flue remedies have started. It is November, the season for sniffles, sneezing, and sinus problems. Walk into any drugstore and there are shelves of medications for nasal congestion, facial pain, achiness, headache and fatigue - all symptoms of sinusitis.


These same symptoms are also common when you have a cold or flu. In most cases the sinus problems are caused by a virus and go away when the infection does. You may also be sneezing, have a sore throat, and your muscles ache but they may or may not be caused by your sinus problems. Muscle aches, for example, may be caused by a fever, a sore throat caused by post-nasal drip, and sneezing from cold or allergies. We have taken the privilege of proclaiming this article to be a very informative and interesting article on Nasal Congestion. We now give you the liberty to proclaim it too.




  • Sinusitus, on the other hand, is usually caused by bacteria and sometimes symptoms may be so severe that your teeth hurt.
  • When the symptoms last longer than 12 consecutive weeks it is referred to as chronic sinusitis.
  • Some people become very fatigued during this time and they do not respond to decongestants or antihistamines.
  • They may also have ear pain and a constant nose drainage which is usually of thick yellow or greenish discharge. Laughing
  • Use nasal irrigation or a nasal spray.
  • Flushing out your nose twice a day with a saltwater solution does help.
  • You may also want to spray a saline solution in your nose several times a day to ease congestion.



Americans spend close to $6 billion each year on health care costs related to sinusitis. That is because there are 32 million cases of chronic sinusitis remedies each year. Take care of your sinus problems and see your doctor. You want to stay away from a worse bacterial infection than you may already have with sinusitis. Acute sinusitis can get you in real trouble. It is not necessary that only the learned can brings about and also precautions Irrigation. As long as one ahs a flair for writing, and an interest for gaining information on Nasal Irrigation, anyone can write about it. Evil or Very Mad

Drink Lots of Fluids to Help Dilute and Mucus

Avoid alcohol because that worsens the swelling of the lining of your nose and sinuses. Don't smoke and avoid second hand smoke. This article on Sinusitis Acute Sinusitis was written with the intention of making it very memorable to its reader. Only then is an article considered to have reached it's objective.



  • Steam your sinus cavities putting a towel over your head as you breath in the steam from a pot of hot water.
  • Apply warm compresses around your nose and cheeks and eyes to ease facial pain.
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Here are some tips you can use at home to help you through a sinusitis episode. You'll recognize many of them as advice your mother or grandmother gave you. Having been given the assignment of writing an interesting presentation on Chronic Sinusitis, this is what we came up with. Just hope you find it interesting too!



  • Sinus headache usually occurs as a result of sinusitis, an infection causing the swelling and inflammation of the membranes that line the sinuses.
  • These types of headaches though, are often confused with migraines or tension headaches.
  • Changes in pressure are what ultimately initiates the sinus aggravation and if untreated the headache is what follows.
  • The key to treating sinus headaches is to reduce the swelling and inflammation of the sinuses.
  • You also want to facilitate backed-up mucous drainage.
  • For acute cases, there are steps that could be executed at home to provide relief:



The sinus headache could have one or several triggers, including colds; allergies to mold, dust or pollen; bacterial or fungal infections; problems with the immune system; or structural problems of the nasal cavity. People who suffer with asthma, have nasal growths or polyps, or have a disorder that affects the way mucus moves within the respiratory system, such as cystic fibrosis, may be at higher risk to experience sinus headaches. Very Happy.

Although some people are naturally at risk for experiencing a form of sinusitis, there are some preventive measures to keep cases from becoming chronic, good hygiene being one of the most effective. Other actions include carefully managing allergies and preventing asthma attacks, treating cold symptoms immediately, using a humidifier to keep nasal passages clear, and avoiding cigarette smoke. We have included some fresh and interesting information on Sinuses Causes. In this way, you are updated on the developments of Sinuses Causes. Smile

Alternating Between a Hot and Cold Compress

The hot compress should be applied for three minutes at a time and the cold compress for thirty seconds. This should be done 2-6 times a day. We cannot be blamed if you find any other article resembling the matter we have written here about Sinuses Causes. What we have done here is our copyright material! Laughing

Headaches associated with sinusitis usually have very distinctive signs and symptoms. The most common is pain and pressure across the forehead and cheeks and around the eyes. Nasal stuffiness and sometimes an achy feeling in the upper teeth also accompany this. Other symptoms include sore throat (which can be the result of a tonsil infection brought on by the dripping of infected mucus down the throat), fever and chills, facial swelling, yellow or green discharge, and fatigue. We have avoided adding flimsy points on Nasal Irrigation, as we find that the addition of such points have no effect on Nasal Irrigation. Idea



  • Alternative medicine in the form of herbal treatments, such as the magnolia flower, angelica, mint, and chrysanthemum.
  • These treatments though, have not been scientifically confirmed.



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  • Breathing moist air, whether through a humidifier, steam vaporizer or just a hot shower.
  • This begins loosening the backed-up mucous for nasal drainage.
  • Most cases, the symptoms often appear as soon as you awaken and the pain may worsen if you lean forward or lie flat.
  • This is a factor that often confuses the sinus headache with a migraine.
  • Migraines may also be accompanied by some nasal symptoms like congestion, facial pressure and a watery, nasal discharge.
  • Migraines though, will have throbbing pain and you will also experience sensitivity to light or sound. Shocked



There are Two Types of Sinusitis, Chronic and Acute

Chronic sinusitis affects nearly 30 to 40 million Americans every year. It starts with the swelling of the mucous membranes in your sinuses and causes fluid to build up. This eventually plugs the cavity and stops normal mucus drainage. Acute sinusitis is the most common case and is usually cleared up in less than four weeks. If the condition recurs or lasts at least 12 consecutive weeks, the case is then chronic. Rolling Eyes

Nasal irrigation through rinses and spray which help to shrink sinus membranes and increase drainage. -Over-the-counter medications with a primary ingredient of aspirin, acetaminophen, ibuprofen, naproxen or a combination of any decongestants and antihistamines may also provide relief. In difficult cases, nasal steroid sprays can be used. It was our decision to write so much on Nasal Irrigation after finding out that there is still so much to learn on Nasal Irrigation. Shocked

Headaches are one of the most common health grievances of students, adults and even children, Headaches are very common and usually do not point to a serious illness. But even a mild headache can disrupt your daily activities Smile

Stick to you a regular sleep pattern and get enough sleep but don't oversleep. Avoid sleeping during the afternoon. Rest in a dark, quiet room when you feel a headache coming on. Place an ice pack wrapped in a cloth on the back of your neck and apply gentle pressure to painful areas on your scalp. Using great confidence in ourselves, we endeavored to write such a long article on Nasal Sinus. Such is the amount of matter found on Nasal Sinus.

Few common types of headache are Tension headache, Migraine headache and sinus headache. Tension headache: Tightening of muscles of face and neck cause tension headache. It is characterized by a dull ache in forehead or back of head and pain in neck and shoulders which travels to head. Causes like less sleep, stress, reading for a long time, and working in front of a computer for long hours can precipitate tension headache. The sources used for the information for this article on Sinus Headaches are all dependable ones. This is so that there be no confusion in the authenticity of the article. Idea

Brain or head conditions Meningitis ,Encephalitis ,Head injury ,Heatstroke, Sunstroke - Before, during, or after menstruation - Hunger It was with great relief we ended writing on Sinus Headache. There was just too much information to write, that we were starting to lose hopes on it's completion!

Home Remedies for Migraine Headache

Make a note of facts which trigger the headache and also the foods. Try to avoid these . Avoid spicy foods, coffee, tea , alcohol, onion and garlic. Avoid citrus fruits except lemon. We have also translated parts of this composition into French and Spanish to facilitate easier understanding of Sinus Headache. In this way, more people will get to understand the composition. Wink

The headache may be mild, chronic or severe depending on the underlying cause and pain bearing capacity of the individual. Our body produces natural pain killing proteins called endorphins. One of the theories suggests that people with low endorphin levels suffer from severe headache and other chronic pains in comparison with people having high endorphin levels. What triggers headache? Dwelving into the interiors of Nasal Sinus has led us to all this information here on Nasal Sinus. Nasal Sinus do indeed have a lot to tell!Dwelving into the interiors of Nasal Sinus has led us to all this information here on Nasal Sinus. Nasal Sinus do indeed have a lot to tell!

If You Feel that this the Worst Headache of Your Life

- Headache with dizziness, or a feeling that you are falling to one side This can be considered to be a valuable article on Sinusitis. It is because there is so much to learn about Sinusitis here. Wink



  • Person suffering from migraine headache feels like vomiting becomes too sensitive to light, sound and other activities.
  • Few people experience spots or flashes before headache.
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  • Hope you read and appreciate it with equal interest.



Not getting enough sleep - Reading for long periods of time or eyestrain - Doing repetitive work - Staying in one position for a long time, such as working at a computer.

Anger - Muscle tension - Missed meals - Vigorous exercise - Sexual excitement - Infections like Common cold , Flu , Fever , Ear infection ,Tooth infection Sinus infection , Pneumonia , etc Aiming high is our motto when writing about any topic. In this way, we tend to add whatever matter there is about Sinus Headaches, rather than drop any topic.

Try Muscle Relaxation Exercises

Progressive muscle relaxation, meditation and yoga are definitely going to help. Relax at least for half an hour everyday by doing your favourite activities like listening to music, gardening, taking hot water bath etc. We are satisfied with this end product on Nasal Sinus. It was really worth the hard work and effort in writing so much on Nasal Sinus.

Weakness, numbness, or difficulty in walking - Changes in vision - Headache with a stiff neck or neck pain, or if light hurts your eyes

Migraine Headache

: Migraine headache is caused when blood vessels of head get too much dilated or constricted . Females are more prone to this type of headache than males and migraine tends to run in families. Drinking water unblocking maxillary sinuses our intention with the writing of this article on Sinuses. We have used new and interesting words to achieve this.

Few facts like menstruation in females, caffeine, alcohol, aged cheese, cured meat, stress, change in sleeping pattern, strenuous exercise trigger migraine headache. We have not included any imaginary or false information on Sinus Symptoms here. Everything here is true and up to the mark!

The same causes of head ache have been explained in Ayurveda also. These causes vitiate all the three doshas (vata, pitta and kapha). The vitiated doshas cause tension, migraine, sinus and other head aches. Using our imagination has helped us create a wonderful article on Nasal Sinus. Being imaginative is indeed very important when writing about Nasal Sinus! Wink



  • Massage the scalp with slightly warmed sesame oil.
  • This relieves tension headache and induces sleep.
  • Regular exercise, yoga and meditation reduce the stress levels and keep the tension headache at bay.



Dyspepsia - Eye conditions - Systemic or metabolic conditions, Hypertension , Thyroid disease ,Anemia , Kidney failure , Uremia Even the beginner will get to learn more about Sinuses after reading this article. It is written in easy language so that everyone will be able to understand it.

What Actually Happens in Your Body to Cause Headache?

The skull bones and brain tissues do not have pain sensitive nerve fibers. But muscles of face, mouth, throat, neck , scalp and blood vessels on the surface and base of brain are sensitive to pain as they contain pain sensitive nerve fibers. The tip of these nerve fibers gets stimulated by various causes like stress, muscle tension, lack of sleep etc. The stimulated nerve tip sends message up the length of the nerve fiber to the related nerve cells of Brain. Brain locates the region of stimulated nerve tip based on these signals and we feel the pain or ache. Suppressing our knowledge on Sinuses is not our intention here. In fact, we mean to let everyone know more about Sinuses after reading this! Evil or Very Mad

Pain that Develops Very Rapidly

- A change in concentration or ability to think - A change in level of alertness - Altered speech This is a dependable source of information on Sinusitis. All that has to be done to verify its authenticity is to read it! Smile

Although headaches are very common, It is recommended to consult a doctor about your headache. Go to an emergency departmentif any of the following symptoms occur: The completion of this article on Sinus was our prerogative since the past one month. However, we completed it within a matter of fifteen days!

Do Not Smoke

If you smoke, quit. - Avoid second-hand smoke and polluted air. - Avoid exposure to anything that triggers allergy or sinus symptoms. We have avoided adding flimsy points on Nasal Sinus, as we find that the addition of such points have no effect on Nasal Sinus. Embarassed



  • Wash your hands frequently to avoid colds. - Seek treatment for a persistent cold before sinusitis sets in. - Avoid alcoholic drinks.
  • Alcohol can cause swelling of nasal and sinus tissues.
  • Persons of vata type can use hot water bags on aching parts and a hot shower will be of good help.
  • Persons of pitta type can use cold or ice packs on aching parts and wrap a wet cold cloth around neck. Very Happy



Headache from an Injury or Blow to the Head

- Headache with fever. Home remedies for tension headache. For tension headaches massage few drops of peppermint oil or eucalyptus oil on temples. We have included some fresh and interesting information on Sinus Symptoms. In this way, you are updated on the developments of Sinus Symptoms.

Sinus Headaches

A sinus headache surfaces when fluids in the nose are not able to drain well and pressure builds up in sinuses. A cold, dust allergies, dirty or polluted water air travel may cause this type of headache. Sinus headache causes pain in forehead, cheek bones, nose and stuffy nose. The headache increases when face is bent or touched. The symptoms are worse in the morning.

Medications (Many drugs designed to relieve pain can actually cause headache when the drug is stopped after a period of prolonged use.) - Alcohol and caffeine withdrawal We cannot be blamed if you find any other article resembling the matter we have written here about Sinus Headache. What we have done here is our copyright material!

Coughing - too much coughing can cause a form of traction headache. - Lifestyle causes Hangover ,Excessive alcohol , Stress , Fatigue , Tension , Tiredness , Excessive smoking

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