He Was an Active Guy. Suddenly His Legs Ached After a Few Blocks.
He was in robust health, but then his legs hurt, he was chronically congested, even his ears became swollen. What could cause all that? (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - August 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lisa Sanders, M.D. Tags: Sinusitis Ears and Hearing Legs Source Type: news

Too Many Children Receive Opioids for Pneumonia and Sinusitis Too Many Children Receive Opioids for Pneumonia and Sinusitis
Each of the 828 opioid and 2,737 systemic steroid prescriptions in the data set represent a potentially inappropriate prescription.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - July 7, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Pediatrics News Source Type: news

Ultraviolet Light Treats Influenza?
The healing power of ultraviolet light (UV) has flown under the radar for decades. Yet, it’s one of the most powerful detoxifying agents known to man. It kills bacteria and viruses and can be used in a clinical setting. The therapeutic benefits of light have been known for millennia. Hippocrates, the father of modern medicine, believed light was essential to balance the body and emotions. And there is good reason why, during the Spanish flu pandemic of 1918, medics discovered that severely ill patients had hugely better recovery rates when they were nursed outside and had regular exposure to sunlight.1 You see, UV r...
Source: Al Sears, MD Natural Remedies - May 21, 2020 Category: Complementary Medicine Authors: Dr.A.Sears Tags: Health Source Type: news

Discussion on safety of Xanthii Fructus and consideration on its rational use - Nie AZ, Gao MM, Jia WR, Zhu CS, Zhang XC, Zhou Z, Zhang B.
Xanthii Fructus is a traditional Chinese medicine for the treatment of sinusitis and headache,rich in medicinal materials and is widely used for more than 1 800 years. Modern pharmacological studies have showed that Xanthii Fructus has anti-inflammatory,an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Lost Sense of Smell May Be Peculiar Clue to Coronavirus Infection
Doctor groups are recommending testing and isolation for people who lose their ability to smell and taste, even if they have no other symptoms. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Roni Caryn Rabin Tags: your-feed-science Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Smell (Olfaction) Tests (Medical) Quarantines American Academy of Otolaryngology British Rhinological Society ENT UK Nose Sinusitis Source Type: news

Antibiotic use and serious complications following acute otitis media and acute sinusitis: a retrospective cohort study
Data from patients diagnosed with acute otitis media (AOM) or acute sinusitis (AS) over 20-yr period concludes serious complications (brain abscess/acute mastoiditis) following AOM or AS are rare, and antibiotics are associated with lower odds of developing these complications. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - March 12, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Causes Neutropenia?
Discussion Neuropenia is defined as a neutrophil count
Source: PediatricEducation.org - March 2, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Cincinnati startup licenses technology invented by renowned children ’s hospital
Blue Water Vaccines Inc., a Norwood startup, has entered into an exclusive worldwide license agreement with St. Jude Children ’s Research Hospital to develop a vaccine for Streptococcus pneumoniae. The bacteria can cause many kinds of diseases, including the lung infection pneumonia. “A major limitation of the currently licensed pneumococcal vaccines is the lack of efficacy against mucosal disease manifestations such as acute otitis media, acute bacterial sinusitis and pneumonia,” Blue Water… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - February 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Barrett J. Brunsman Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about ethmoid sinusitis
This article provides an overview of the condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

The Headache Most Often Misdiagnosed The Headache Most Often Misdiagnosed
Does this woman have sinusitis, migraine, medication overuse, or something else?Medscape Internal Medicine (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - December 11, 2019 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine Clinical Case Source Type: news

Complications of the flu: Symptoms and natural remedies for sinusitis
(Natural News) The flu season can be rough for many people. Not only does it put you out of commission for about two weeks, but it can also leave you vulnerable to other viruses and bacteria. If you find yourself catching a cold that seems to last longer than it should, you might have developed... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

2019 exceptional surveillance of respiratory tract infections (self-limiting): prescribing antibiotics (NICE guideline CG69)
This Surveillance Report provides a summary of new evidence published related to the NICE guideline CG69: NICE will withdraw this guideline and incorporate any relevant evidence into relevant antimicrobial prescribing guidelines on sinusitis, sore throat, otitis media and cough. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - October 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Only Half of Ear, Nose, Throat Infections Receive Recommended Antibiotics
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 2, 2019 -- In outpatient settings, only 50 percent of visits for pharyngitis, sinusitis, and acute otitis media (AOM) receive recommended first-line antibiotics, according to a study published online Sept. 23 in Antimicrobial Agents... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - October 2, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes eyebrow pain?
There are many possible causes of eyebrow pain, including sinusitis, headaches, shingles, and glaucoma. Learn about these and other causes, as well as how to get relief, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 20, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Headache / Migraine Source Type: news

Breathe easy with these 7 essential oils for sinus congestion
(Natural News) Sinus congestion can make you feel miserable. Some people find it difficult to breathe or sleep when their nasal passages are blocked. Fortunately, there are essential oils that help alleviate the discomfort caused by sinus congestion. Ease sinus congestion with essential oils Sinusitis is often caused by a viral or bacterial infection, which causes an inflammation in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 15, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes a bad smell in the nose?
Causes of a bad smell in the nose include sinusitis, mouth or tooth infections, and certain foods and drinks. Learn more about what might cause a bad smell in the nose, and what to do about it, here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

FDA OKs 1st Drug for Sinusitis With Nasal Polyps
Dupixent (dupilumab) is given by injection every two weeks. It was approved to treat patients with nasal polyps and chronic rhinosinusitis -- defined as a prolonged inflammation of the sinuses and nasal cavity, the FDA said. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - June 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Approves First Drug for Sinusitis With Nasal Polyps, Dupixent (Dupilumab)
THURSDAY, June 27, 2019 -- In what specialists say could be a turning point in care, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved the first drug to treat chronic sinusitis that involves the growth of polyps within the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 27, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

FDA Approves First Drug for Sinusitis With Nasal Polyps
Title: FDA Approves First Drug for Sinusitis With Nasal PolypsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/27/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/27/2019 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Allergies General)
Source: MedicineNet Allergies General - June 27, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: news

Health providers adapt to grab millennial marketshare
It ’s not unusual for patients in their 20s and 30s to visit WellNow Urgent Care, especially for minor injuries or illness. Whether it’s sinusitis, repetitive-use injuries from computers or recreational sports-related sprains, millennials have grown up with the urgent care option so that’s become the norm when they need to see a doctor. While millennials account for 23 percent of patients at WellNow’s 11 sites in Western New York, individuals in the 18-34 age range make up 34 percent of… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - June 20, 2019 Category: Health Management Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Health providers adapt to grab millennial marketshare
It ’s not unusual for patients in their 20s and 30s to visit WellNow Urgent Care, especially for minor injuries or illness. Whether it’s sinusitis, repetitive-use injuries from computers or recreational sports-related sprains, millennials have grown up with the urgent care option so that’s become the norm when they need to see a doctor. While millennials account for 23 percent of patients at WellNow’s 11 sites in Western New York, individuals in the 18-34 age range make up 34 percent of… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - June 20, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Home Remedies: Treating acute sinusitis without antibiotics
QUESTION:?I have acute sinusitis, and my health care provider doesn't think I need antibiotics. Are there nonprescription medications or home remedies that can help relieve symptoms? ANSWER: Yes. Over-the-counter pain relievers and decongestants may help relieve facial pain and sinus congestion associated with acute sinusitis. Over-the-counter medications that may help include: Decongestants.These work by narrowing blood vessels [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - June 12, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Case: Sinonasal Adenocarcinoma Secondary to Breast Lesion Case: Sinonasal Adenocarcinoma Secondary to Breast Lesion
This unusual case highlights the differential diagnosis of invasive fungal sinusitis versus metastasis with sinus invasion, which can be difficult to differentiate by radiographic appearance.Applied Radiology (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 31, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Radiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Are you sad about your nose? Study finds people with chronic sinusitis are at increased risk for depression and anxiety
(Natural News) Chronic sinusitis can be a real drag. Weeks of seemingly endless stuffy noses and clogged sinuses can really weigh a person down, but new research shows that the perils of chronic sinusitis extend far beyond the symptoms of illness. Scientists have discovered that people suffering with chronic sinusitis are also at an increased... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to do about a runny nose
Some potential causes of a runny nose include allergies, the common cold, and sinusitis. Resolving the underlying cause by taking medications will usually resolve the runny nose. Learn more here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 23, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Bridge of nose pain: Causes and how to treat it
There are many possible causes of pain in the bridge of the nose. Most commonly, the pain is due to an injury or sinusitis. Learn about these and other causes as well as possible treatments here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Signs and Symptoms for the Diagnosis of Acute Rhinosinusitis Signs and Symptoms for the Diagnosis of Acute Rhinosinusitis
What are the key indicators which most accurately identify those patients with clinically suspected sinusitis who actually have acute bacterial rhinosinusitis?Annals of Family Medicine (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - May 17, 2019 Category: Radiology Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

How to get rid of your child's sinus infection naturally
(Natural News) A sinus infection, also known as sinusitis, is a common condition both in adults and children. The latter, however, is more vulnerable to infection and should require more care than their grown-up counterparts. While no parent wants to see his or her child suffer, it’s important to note that going to the doctor... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

QuickStats: Age-Adjusted Percentages of Adults Aged ≥18 Years Who Were Told in the Past 12 Months by a Doctor or Health Professional That They Had Sinusitis, by Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin --- National Health Interview Survey, 2017
Among adults aged ≥18 years, women (15.0%) were more likely than men (8.8%) to have been told by a health professional that they had sinusitis. (Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report)
Source: CDC Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report - April 18, 2019 Category: American Health Tags: Cervical Cancer HPV Infection (Human Papillomavirus) MMWR Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report Sinus Infection Source Type: news

Home Remedies: Steps to help relieve sinusitis
These self-help steps can help relieve sinusitis symptoms: Drink fluids. Water or juice will help dilute mucous secretions and promote drainage. Avoid beverages that contain caffeine or alcohol, as they can be dehydrating. Drinking alcohol can also worsen the swelling of the lining of the sinuses and nose. Moisten your sinus cavities. Drape a towel [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - April 3, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Breathe easy: Natural remedies to get rid of sinus congestion
(Natural News) Sinus congestion is the most common symptom of sinusitis. This condition can be inconvenient, especially if you are unable to work due to pain or a building pressure in your forehead. If you have trouble breathing properly, try some of the natural remedies listed below to relieve your condition. What is sinusitis? Sinusitis, or... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - March 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ask Well: Why Did I Lose My Sense of Smell?
Impaired smell is common, particularly in the elderly, but in about one in six people, no cause can be identified. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: RICHARD KLASCO, M.D. Tags: Smell (Olfaction) Sinusitis Allergies Alzheimer's Disease Parkinson's Disease Nerves and Nervous System Air Pollution Source Type: news

Chronic Sinusitis Tied to Higher Risk of Depression, Anxiety Chronic Sinusitis Tied to Higher Risk of Depression, Anxiety
People who suffer from chronic rhinosinusitis may be more likely than those who don't to develop depression and anxiety, a Korean study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - March 8, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Antibiotics courses often longer than guidelines
At least 80% of antibiotic scrips for URTIs exceeded guideline durations – but just 9.6% for acute sinusitis Related items fromOnMedica TB could be cured by four months ’ treatment in many patients Antibiotic scrip rates lower in CAM-trained practices BMJ report questions swine flu jab transparency Adjuvanted trivalent flu vaccine best option for over-65s More action needed to treat TB (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - February 28, 2019 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Trial Shows Biologic's Efficacy in Sinusitis With Polyps
(MedPage Today) -- Reduced need for surgery, systemic steroids (Source: MedPage Today Allergy)
Source: MedPage Today Allergy - February 25, 2019 Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: news

Sinus issues after implant placement: thoughts?
Implant was placed with GBR. While I was drilling I felt that I had perforated the maxillary sinus with the pilot drill, and apparently the membrane was breached. Three weeks after the surgery, patient has symptoms of sinusitis.The postSinus issues after implant placement: thoughts? appeared first onOsseoNews Dental Implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - February 22, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Chronic sinusitis DOUBLES a person's risk of depression, study finds
The overall incidence of depression during the 11-year follow-up was 1.51-fold higher in chronic sinusitis sufferers, the South Korean study found. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - February 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ask Well: When Should I Take an Antibiotic?
Many common infections have features that can help you decide when an antibiotic might be appropriate. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - January 25, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: RICHARD KLASCO, M.D. Tags: Antibiotics Fever Colds Sinusitis Throat Strep Throat Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Bronchitis Source Type: news

Study finds unique form of chronic sinusitis in older patients
(Vanderbilt University Medical Center) Older patients with a diagnosis of chronic sinusitis -- a disease of the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses that often persists over many years -- have a unique inflammatory signature that may render them less responsive to steroid treatment, according to a new study published by Vanderbilt researchers. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 23, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

New tools to diagnose Allergic Fungal Sinusitis (AFS) have the potential to reduce the need for surgery.
Thu, 01/17/2019 - 13:21News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - January 17, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: helenfindon Source Type: news

Deep-learning classification using convolutional neural network for evaluation of maxillary sinusitis on panoramic radiography
ConclusionsThe diagnostic performance of the deep-learning system for maxillary sinusitis on panoramic radiographs was sufficiently high. Results from the deep-learning system are expected to provide diagnostic support for inexperienced dentists. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 18, 2018 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

How pneumococci challenge our immune system
(Karolinska Institutet) Pneumococci are the most common cause of respiratory tract infections, such as otitis and sinusitis, as well as of severe infections like pneumonia and meningitis. A new study from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden published in Nature Microbiology shows how the bacteria can inhibit immune cell reaction and survive inside cells to give rise to pneumonia. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Stop your sinus infection with these natural remedies
(Natural News) Some uncommon knowledge that doctors don’t want you to know: You can treat sinusitis naturally. The nasal condition, characterized by the inflammation of the tissue lining the sinuses, affects 35 million Americans every year. This translates to an average of four missed work days a year and about $11 billion paid for treatment annually in... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Reflexology can treat chronic sinusitis
(Natural News) Fall is a season noted for its a beautiful change in colors and cool, crisp evenings, but for some people, it’s also the start of a bunged-up nose and watery eyes. If this sounds familiar, chances are you have a condition called sinusitis. Sinusitis, which is the common term for rhinosinusitis, is defined... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Treating acute sinusitis
Acute sinusitis: Do over-the-counter treatments help?? Most people with acute sinusitis get better without antibiotics.?Over-the-counter pain relievers and decongestants may relieve facial pain and sinus congestion, and there are a number of home remedies that may be helpful, as well. Learn more from?Dr. James Li, a Mayo Clinic allergist and immunologist. *** Also in today's [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - October 19, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Multi-centre cohort study suggests immune stimulating therapies may be useful in the treatment of acute invasive fungal sinusitis (AIFS)
Tue, 10/09/2018 - 11:00News blog (Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates)
Source: The Aspergillus Website - updates - October 9, 2018 Category: Respiratory Medicine Authors: BethBradshaw Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is frontal sinusitis and what causes it?
The sinuses are cavities that produce mucus. If a person has frontal sinusitis, the cavities just behind the eyes become inflamed, and the mucus cannot drain correctly. Infections, allergies, or long-term health issues may be responsible. Here, we examine the causes of frontal sinusitis and how treatments vary. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - August 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Common symptoms of a sinus infection
Sinus infections, or sinusitis, occur when a virus of bacteria enters the sinuses. The symptoms of sinusitis are similar to a cold, but it also involves a feeling of pressure and congestion in the sinuses. Read on for a list of common symptoms and treatments for sinus infections. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ear, Nose and Throat Source Type: news