The Asthma Center


Millions of individuals are affected by repeated bouts of sinusitis. Often, sinusitis may be caused by allergies.


  • Recurrent headaches
  • Facial pressure
  • Nasal congestion
  • Sinus congestion
  • Post nasal drip
  • Constant throat clearing
  • Throat irritation
  • Hoarseness
  • Decreased sense of smell

Sinus disease may cause you to feel tired and irritable. You may have poor concentration and low energy, and you may just feel sick all the time.

This section will describe the anatomy of the sinuses, the mechanism of how the sinuses work, the types of sinusitis, medical treatments for sinusitis, surgical treatment options, complementary and alternative treatment options and other related conditions.