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Taking Care of Your Sinuses

What exactly are sinuses?  Sinuses are air chambers in the bone behind the jaw, eyebrow, and cheek.

It produces mucus which is a fluid that cleans the bacteria and other particles out of the air you breathe.

What is sinusitis?

When the lining of your sinuses become inflamed, it is known as sinusitis.

What causes it?

When there is any swelling in your sinuses, you get sinusitis. This may occur because of change in temperature, using too much nasal spray, smoking or swimming can all be contributing factors. Some people have their sinus passages blocked because they have growths called Polyps.

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