Everyone produces 1-2 liters of mucus each day. Most of the time you swallow it unnoticed. However, when mucus is particularly thick or excessive, you will notice it. You might feel as if you were choking or that something were caught in your throat. This feeling is referred to as postnasal drip. The acidic pH of the mucus is itself inflammatory and can also cause a sore or scratchy throat.
Now that you recognize and understand your symptoms, you should realize that you are not alone. Many people suffer from CAID, most of whom never seek proper medical treatment. Othe
I believe that children develop CAID symptoms just the same as adults, but they often go undetected by pediatricians, who are not adequately trained in this condition. Most parents
Meningitis, encephalitis, and brain abscess are rare complications of sinus infection. However, they can be life threatening and need to be treated immediately. Each of these infec
Sinus problems can prevent you from sleeping well, which can lead to fatigue. Combined with an overall feeling of sickness, fatigue can actually lead to depression. Many major cond
Stress can certainly result from dealing with many of the symptoms caused by sinus disease, allergies, and asthma. For example, constant throat clearing is stressful for both suffe