When mucus that is carrying infection, irritants, or allergens coats the throat, it can irritate its lining, which can make your throat red and sore and cause painful swallowing. Occasionally, pus will form on the membranes of the throat.
An infection of the sinuses can drain to Waldeyer’s ring, the lymphatic tissue around the throat. This can cause tonsillitis and adenoiditis, especially in children.
The adenoids typically disappear by the age of 5 years in a normal child. However, I’ve seen adults suffering from bad sinus disease whose adenoids are still present. I believe this is a result of the chronic infection.
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
The symptoms of GERD include heartburn, indigestion, reflux, and belching. If you experience these symptoms along with any of the sinusinfection symptoms just described, it is impo
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