Tips for Sinus Sufferers
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Symptoms Of Sinusitis:
- Symptoms of upper respiratory infection lasting ten days or more
- Facial pressure or pain
- Nasal discharge that is yellow or green
- Post-nasal drip
At-Home Treatments For Sinusitis:
- Saline nasal sprays that moisturize the nasal cavity, reduce dryness, and help clear thick or crusty mucus
- Humidification (moisturizing the air) of living spaces in dry climates will aid the movement of mucus through the sinuses
A Physician Visit For Your Sinus Pain Will:
- Determine if you have an infection requiring an appropriate antibiotic treatment
- Discover if you require intensive medical treatment for a condition such as a nasal obstructions, necessitating sinus surgery