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Sniff Out the Cause of Your Sinusitis

Sniff Out the Cause of Your Sinusitis

It’s cold season, and your nasal passages and sinuses feel like they’ve been clogged with cement. You have the runny nose, congestion, and pain of sinusitis, and it seems like it’s been eons since you could breathe freely. With the help of simple remedies, sinusitis usually relents within a week

Looking for Sinus Pressure Relief? Try These Remedies

Looking for Sinus Pressure Relief? Try These Remedies

Anyone who’s ever had a sinus infection and felt the miserable pain it causes typically has one thought in mind: sinus pressure relief.
Fortunately, there are medications as well as simple home remedies that can ease the inflammation and infection of the sinuses associated with sinusitis. These solutions can be effective

Stop the Itch at the Source

If you have an itch, should you scratch it? For most people, that’s a rhetorical question. It’s virtually impossible not to scratch an itch. And while there may be temporary relief after you do, constant scratching can wreak havoc to the skin. This is especially true for older adults because

3. Managing Other Conditions

Whether we are aware of it or not, our skin is engaged in an around-the-clock fight against forces from within and without. Regardless of the direction from which they come, if these conditions, disorders, and diseases prevail, even on a temporary basis, the results can be painful and unsightly. Box

Ask The Experts: Nasal Decongestants; Donating Blood; Lip Screen

Ask the Experts: Nasal Decongestants
Q. My nose is constantly stuffy, and I use a decongestant spray to ease the problem. However, a friend tells me it could worsen my high blood pressure. Is this true?

A. Unlike oral decongestants—which can exacerbate high blood pressure by narrowing blood vessels throughout the body—nasal

Ask the Doctor – Dry Eye Relief

Q. My eyes often feel dry and sometimes itchy, too. It’s very annoying. Is there something can I do about it?

A. Dry eyes can happen at any age, but it’s more widespread in seniors and is more prevalent in postmenopausal women. But it happens to men, too. Outdoor or

Ask the Doctor: Dry Nasal Passages

Q. What can I do to keep my nasal passages from drying up in the winter?
A. Your nose processes the 4,000 to 4,500 gallons of air that pass through it to the lungs each day. It filters the air, warms it to body temperature, and humidifies it to prevent dryness

10 Dry Mouth Remedies

Does dry mouth interfere with your ability to enjoy food, speak, and get through the day comfortably? These dry mouth remedies can relieve your symptoms naturally.

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