Sinusitis is when the tissue lining the sinuses become swollen or inflamed. It occurs as the result of an inflammatory reaction or an infection from a virus, bacteria or fungus.
Acute Sinusitis is when symptoms are present for 4 weeks or less. It is caused by bacteria growing in the sinuses.
Sub-acute sinusitis is when the swelling is present between one to 3 months.
Chronic Sinusitis is when the swelling of the sinuses is present for longer than 3 months. It may be caused by bacteria or a fungus.
Frontal Sinuses: The right and left frontal sinuses are located over and around your eyes. Specifically they are situated near the center of your forehead. Just above each eyes.
Maxillary Sinuses: The Maxillary sinuses are the largest of the sinuses. They are positioned behind your cheek bone near your maxillary or upper jaw.
Sphenoid Sinuses: The Sphenoid sinuses are located behind your skull, near your optic nerve and pituitary gland.
Ethmoid Sinuses: These sinuses are situated between your eyes and the bridge of your nose. Ethmoid sinuses consist of a collection of 6 to 12 air cells that open into your nasal passage.
The Sinuses are air filled spaces in the skul. They are located behind the forehead, nasal bone, cheeks, and eyes. Healthy Sinus contain no bacteria or other guns. The mucus is able to drain out and air is able to flow through the sinuses.
When the sinus opening become blocked or too much mucus builds up, bacteria and other gums can grow more easily.
Sinusitis can occur from one of these condition:
Cold and allergy may cause too much mucus to be made or block the opening of the sinuses. A deviated nasal septum, nasal bone spur, or nasal polyp may block the opening of the sinuses Small hairs in the sinuses fail to properly move mucus out. This may be due to some medical issues.
For sinusitis patient, naturally the sneezing occurs at the early morning. As the time passes, the running nose, sneezing is reduced by afternoon and patient becomes normal. For recurrent, chronic and sub-acute sinusitis patients, because of low immunity they will be having symptoms permanently and repeatedly. A climate change also will worsen the symptoms. At RJR herbal hospitals we are giving herbal treatment advised by our ancestors. The first line of the treatment is to eliminate the fluid and mucus accumulation that is collected inside the cavities by the use of herbal medicines without any surgical procedures. Only mucus, phlegm and fluid present inside the mucus lining causing the mucosal thickening and nasal polyps.
For many patient mucosal thickening may often come and go. So there is no need of surgery. Our herbal medicines will reduce the swelling in the mucus lining of the sinus cavities and the fluid collected inside is drained out naturally. The mucosal thickening becomes flat and goes to normal conditions. Thus the head ache, heaviness of head, sneezing, running nose, nasal blockage and other symptoms will be reduced completely.
Nasal polyp is treated without surgery, underneath the nasal polyps only phlegm, mucous and fluid is accumulated. For sinusitis patient, the nasal blockage is present for one week and it is completely disappeared for next week normally without any allergy tablets. When nasal blocks, polyps is there, and when blockage relieves polyps is also disappeared. This proves that the polyps will be disappeared without any surgery or allergy tablets. For some patients with low immunity and repeated sinus allergy or the polyps sizes may be big, nasal polyps might not reduce. The anti-inflammatory herbs are prescribed to cure the inflammation and to drain out the phlegm. Thus the nasal polyps is cleared and shrinked completely likewise the healing property of acne, pimples or eruptions in the skin will shrink after a certain period of time. The nasal polyps also have the capacity to shrink with the help of herbal medicines without surgery. This is confirmed by the freeness of nasal blockage.
The nasal septum deviation or nasal spur is also cleared completely by the Panchakarma and Varma procedures along with the internal herbal medicines. The nasal bone is made up of soft cartilage, it is a type of connective tissue and it is very flexible to move. Thus the Varma and Panchakarma therapy, Nasiyam, and steam therapy is very effective in changing the structure of the cartilage bone. Up to 75 years the bones naturally having the tendency to osteophyte or reshape. Thus there is no need for surgical corrections. The problems related with acidity and indigestion is cleared by herbal medicines. By reducing the body heat also the sinusitis recurrence is reduced completely. The herbal medicine will reduce the allergy level in the blood. The purification of blood with good immunity will completely reduce the recurrence of sinusitis. Kaya karpa herbal medicines are given to improve the natural immunity to overcome the sinusitis and to lead a healthier lifestyles