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Tips for Sinus Sufferers

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
  • Cough

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 to 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
  • Discover if you require intensive medical treatment for a condition, such as a nasal obstruction, necessitating sinus surgery
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