Sinusitis: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment
Sinusitis is a condition that affects many people every year. It can manifest as severe headaches, a blocked or runny nose, a high temperatures and many other symptoms.
Oedema of the mucus membranes and an impaired immune system can cause chronic sinus congestion and sinusitis. These conditions respond well to MLD because it has the effect of reducing the oedema of the membranes while also boosting the immune system.
The treatment includes intensive work on the face and also intra-orally to stimulate lymph flow over the hard and soft palates.
Symptoms of Sinusitis
There are a wide range of symptoms of sinusitis. These are some of the main symptoms:
- A blocked or runny nose. If your nose produces green or yellow mucus, you probably have a bacterial infection.
- Pain and tenderness in the face (near the infected sinuses).
- A high temperature.
Other possible symptoms of sinusitis include:
- Bad breath (halitosis)
- Pressure in your ears
- Loss of taste and smell
- A feeling of being generally unwell