Monthly Archives: October 2017

Are Sinus Infections Contagious?

A woman is holding a tissue to her nose, sitting in her car. Depending on what the cause of her sinus infection was, it may or may not be contagious.

If you’re currently experiencing a sinus infection, there’s probably one question that springs to mind before any other; are sinus infections contagious? Often, we worry about passing the infection on to others and potentially putting them through the pain and

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Is It a Sinus Headache or a Migraine?

A woman is suffering from a sinus headache. She holds her nose, unable to resume her office work because of the pain.

When it comes to sinusitis, there are some common symptoms and changes to your body that occur. For example, a sinus headache is an extremely common complaint within the US population. For most, it can lead to pressure within the

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Sinusitis Can Cause Loss of Smell and Taste

A graphic depicting the five senses, pointing to the loss of smell and taste associated with sinusitis.

According to statistics from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, around 12% of all American adults suffer with sinusitis which equates to over 30 million people. If you haven’t heard of the term previously, it actually refers to inflammation

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What to Expect During Recovery After Balloon Sinuplasty

Tiles that spell out recovery, to suggest recover after balloon sinuplasty and other related procedures.

When it comes to balloon sinuplasty, there are some common misconceptions that seem to put thousands of people off the treatment every year. With this in mind, we’re going to discover exactly what the process entails today, but the main

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