The thick mucus drooling from the nose on the back of your throat is the post nasal drip. Bacteria survive and grow rapidly when there is excess mucus production. In turn, they produce foul smell which is often terms as bad breath.Read More
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A neti pot is a fluid-filled container that is used to rinse the nasal passage with warm water. Usually made up of ceramic or plastic, a neti pot resembles a small flattened teapot.Read More
The blocked sinus results in post nasal drip which is a foul-smelling mucus drooling down from sinuses on throat through the nasal passage. Bacteria grow and thrive on post nasal drip and contributes to bad breath.Read More
Can Sinus Infection Cause Tooth Pain? Yes, this occurs when the infection involves the maxillary sinus, located in our cheekbones & due to the congestion pain is often referred to the maxillary teeth, especially the molar teeth. The sinus infection related toothache subsides once the infection subsides.Read More
Sinus infections, also known as sinusitis or rhinosinusitis is the inflammation of the sinus lining. When the virus or bacteria spread to the sinuses lining then it causes a sinus infection. Home remedies for sinus infection include uses of essential oil, neti pot, bromelain, warm compress, turmeric, etc.Read More