Is It a Cold, Flu, Allergies or Something Else?

/ January 20, 2017/ Allergy, Cold & Flu, Common Cold, Cough, Nasal Congestion, Nasal Irrigation, Sinus, Sinusitis & Rhinitis/ 0 comments

Is It a Cold, Flu, Allergies or Something Else?  Murray Grossan, MD.  About the author: Dr. Grossan is an otolaryngologist and head and neck surgeon with the Tower Ear, Nose and Throat Clinic at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los  Angeles and the founder of the Web based Grossan Sinus & Health Institute ( He is author of Free Yourself from

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/ May 31, 2016/ Allergic Rhinitis, Chronic Rhinosinusitis, Rhinosinusitis, Sinus, Sinus Infections, Sinusitis, Sinusitis & Rhinitis/ 0 comments

The spectre of super-bacteria resistant to antibiotic therapy is once again in the news. Media coverage, (notably in The Economist, a widely read newsweekly) has highlighted that bacteria are increasingly gaining the capacity to be resistant to commonly used antibiotics, and that this will have a serious impact upon human health. What impact does this have on sinusitis sufferers? Possibly

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/ September 18, 2013/ Sinus, Sinus Headache/ 16 comments

Sinus Headache M. Lee Williams, M.D. Assoc. Professor Emeritus Johns Hopkins Otolaryngology Author: The Sinusitis Help Book John Wiley and Sons, Inc. A persistent headache is too often blamed on a sinus infection when some other cause is responsible. In many instances, however, an accurate preliminary diagnosis of a sinus headache can be made by very careful questioning of the

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What causes blockage of sinus drainage, leading to inflammation

/ August 21, 2013/ Sinus Anatomy, Sinus Infections, Sinusitis & Rhinitis/ 4 comments

What causes blockage of sinus drainage, leading to inflammation? Rakesh Chandra, MD Associate Professor Clinical Practice Director Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery About the author: Dr. Rakesh Chandra is Clinical Practice Director and Associate Professor in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois. He is an Editor

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/ July 25, 2013/ Cold & Flu, Sinus, Sinusitis & Rhinitis/ 3 comments

SINUS PROBLEM PREVENTION Lynda Visher-West, D.O. Otolaryngologist-Head & Neck Surgeon About the author: Board Certified Otolaryngologist-Head & Neck Surgeon with over 20 years practice in Dallas Texas. Graduated from DePauw University in 1980 and then received a Master of Science Degree in Nutritional Science from Columbia University in 1982. Did medical school and residency training through Oklahoma State University-College of

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