Dangers of Afrin Nasal Spray

Dangers of Afrin Nasal Spray

Afrin is one of the most popular nasal sprays on the market. Afrin and other similar nasal sprays work by stimulating the receptors in the smooth muscle of the blood vessels of the nose. It causes these blood vessels to constrict, which reduces nasal congestion. These...
How to Fight Summer Allergies This Year

How to Fight Summer Allergies This Year

Allergies don’t just end with when spring changes to summer, unfortunately. Summertime weather means picnics, lake trips, hiking, and just generally enjoying the outdoors. But having summer allergies can throw a curve on your warm weather fun. There are two main...
Saline Nasal Spray for Babies

Saline Nasal Spray for Babies

What’s the best and safest saline nasal spray for babies and infants? You might be wondering how to clear a baby’s nose? Babies are much more sensitive than adults or even children, so can the same practices be used? According to parents.com the best way and only safe...
Understanding Sinusitis

Understanding Sinusitis

What is Sinusitis? Sinusitis is caused by the tissue lining of the sinus cavity becoming swollen or irritated. There are six sinus cavities that connect to the nasal passages and when healthy, they are filled with air. If viruses, fungi, or bacteria get into these...