At this point you are not feeling well at all. Your nose is stuffed, and you may have a headache. You may feel rundown and your thinking is clouded. But because you can still mostly function, you continue to go about your days and nights not feeling well but not really complaining either. You may have felt this way so often or for so long that you have come to think that this is acceptable or even normal. But it is not.

Often people relay that their family members or significant other think that they are just complaining. Sufferers often tell me that someone will say to them, “It’s just a cold, get over it,” or “What’s the big deal? It’s a stuffy nose.” For many people, this is probably correct: When our sinuses fail for a brief period, it can be caused by a cold that will quickly pass. But for others, their sinuses cause them to feel sick all of the time. In fact, it can be debilitating.

Sinus Tips:
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