ACCESS TO QUALITY INFORMATION FOR FINDING OUT ABOUT AND UNDERSTANDING RHINOSINUSITIS: KEY ELEMENTS FOR IMPROVING QUALITY OF LIFE Patients and relatives want information adapted to their needs about prevention, treatment and management of the sinus infection symptoms. Hartington Rhinosinusitis Classroom, gives access to tools and…
Chronic sinusitis, an illness that can feel as symptomatically miserable as congestive heart failure or rheumatoid arthritis, is often misdiagnosed or underdiagnosed. ACPInternist brings another interesting article regarding sinusitis. Here you can read the full version.
People are at increased risk for developing rhinosinusitis from exposure to secondhand smoke, a new study has found. Today we bring an article brom Medindia.net about the effects of Passive Smoking on Sinusitis. You can read the full article here.

Types of Rhinitis

Nasal inflammations, rhinitis, can take various forms depending on the symptom triggers, severity of the symptoms and time period for which the symptoms last. Read on to know more about different types of rhinitis:

Symptoms of Sinusitis

Symptoms of acute, sub-acute and chronic sinusitis are same, but the symptoms of chronic disorder are milder. Symptoms last up to 4 weeks in the case of acute disorder, 4-12 weeks in sub-acute and more than 12 weeks in chronic. Acute sinusitis is more painful…
Sinus infection is a major health problem that affects 16% of the population in Europe and its prevalence is increasing every year making it one of the most common reasons to visit the doctor.

Sinus Infection

Sinus infection is one of the common and rapidly spreading infections across the world. It is very painful and uncomfortable. Sinus problems are caused by an infection in the cavities or sinuses which is present in the bones near the nose. If there is any…
Main purpose of the sinusitis treatment is to get rid of symptom of sinus infection. The treatment drains off the sinuses, removes infection and reduces swelling, keeping sinuses unclogged. Although home remedies can be helpful, consult the doctor for reliable and quick treatment.
Post nasal drip is excess mucus build-up dripping in the throat and the nose’s back.
Preventing symptoms of sinus infection is better than cure. Follow the tips given below to reduce chances of sinus problems: