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New Clinical Study News for Treatment of Sinusitis, Sinus Infection and Allergy Sufferers Now Have a New Effective Form of Relief through Sinus Dynamics

... can share this great news with everyone who has sinusitis or sinus infections and needs fast and proven treatment to overcome their sinusitis and sinus infection problems for good. As ... medicine into the sinuses better than any other sinusitis or sinus infection products without any side ...

New Clinical Study News for Treatment of Sinusitis - Sinus Infection and Allergy Suffers Now Have a New Effective Form of Relief through Sinus Dynamics

... can share this great news with everyone who has sinusitis or a sinus infection and needs fast and proven treatment to overcome their sinusitis and sinus infection problems for good." ... into the sinuses better than any other sinusitis or sinus infection products without any side ...

Steroid Concoction May Ease Sinusitis

... nasal wash can help reduce symptoms of chronic sinusitis without affecting adrenal gland function, according to a small U.S. study. Chronic sinusitis is a persistent inflammation of the nose and ... reported at least some improvement in their sinusitis symptoms, and their adrenal gland function was ...

Lingering Cold Symptoms May Mean Sinusitis

... months. "Early on, the symptoms of colds and sinusitis are similar," Dr. Anju Peters, chairman of the ... if they are present for more than 10 days, then sinusitis is the likely culprit." sinusitis occurs when cold- or allergy-related inflammation ...

A Honey of a Sinusitis Treatment

... -- Honey may help bring sweet relief to chronic sinusitis sufferers, new Canadian research suggests. ... leader of the cough study, isn't sure how the sinusitis findings would be applied clinically. ... whether honey could be used clinically to treat sinusitis isn't apparent, Paul said. "I wonder how they ...

Immune system kick-started in moist nasal lining in sinusitis, asthma and colds

... therapies to combat inflammation associated with sinusitis and asthma based on a new understanding of the ... potentially block the triggering reactions for sinusitis and asthma, which are both made worse when people ... with the common cold virus, she says. sinusitis is the most common respiratory complaint in the ...

Potential blood test for chronic sinusitis identified

... has been identified in the blood of chronic sinusitis sufferers that may enable physicians to ... numbers of proteins and found among 96 chronic sinusitis patients a profile missing in 38 healthy ... protein profiles for different types of chronic sinusitis as well as the degree of disease. The bottom line ...

Studies Confirm Balloon Sinuplasty(TM) Helps Chronic Sinusitis Patients

... for ear, nose and throat surgeons. Chronic sinusitis is an inflammation of the nasal sinuses ... to promote drainage and resolution of chronic sinusitis symptoms. The technology can be used alone or ... its effectiveness in alleviating chronic sinusitis symptoms. Results were universally ...

Sinusitis Treatments Found Ineffective

... editorial pointed out, most patients with acute sinusitis will get better on their own. Unfortunately, there's no good way to determine who has viral sinusitis and who has bacterial sinusitis. "It's ... from the head. "One of the problems with sinusitis is that the sinuses tend to get closed up," he ...

Arena Pharmaceuticals Announces Positive Lorcaserin Pivotal Phase 3 Obesity Trial Results: Meets All Primary Efficacy and Safety Endpoints

... tract infection (14.8% vs. 11.9%), nasopharyngitis (13.4% vs. 12.0%), sinusitis (7.2% vs. 8.2%) and nausea (7.5% vs. 5.4%). The most frequent adverse ... tract infection (14.5% vs. 16.1%), nasopharyngitis (16.4% vs. 12.6%), sinusitis (8.6% vs. 6.9%), arthralgia (6.6% vs. 6.2%) and influenza (6.6% vs. 6.0%). ...

Revolutionary, Minimally Invasive Treatment Provides Long-lasting Chronic Sinusitis Relief

... "Following surgery, the medication continues to treat symptoms of sinusitis without the patients even feeling the implanted device - helping them to ... the Section of Otolaryngology, Saint Joseph Hospital. "Historically, sinusitis patients have been limited to either sinus surgery or medical therapy, ...

AMA Outlines Initiatives to White House to Help Slow Increases In Health Spending

... back pain, percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) for chronic stable coronary artery disease, induction of labor/Caesarean section, antibiotics for sinusitis and various types of diagnostic imaging. "Other specific efforts include a set of measures to improve care transitions from hospitals to other ...

NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2009 Financial Results

... Aganocides." First Quarter 2009 and Recent Key Achievements NovaBay's alliance with Alcon, Inc. in the ophthalmic, otic and sinusitis fields continues to advance. Alcon initiated a Phase I clinical trial of NVC-422 (N,N-dichloro-2,2-dimethyltaurine), NovaBay's lead Aganocide ...

Chamberlain Group Surgical Training Model Facilitates New Treatment for Chronic Rhinosinusitis

... Entellus Medical to train ENT surgeons on their new FinESS(TM) Sinus Treatment, a less-invasive treatment that breaks the cycle of chronic sinusitis with immediate relief and lasting results. Tom Ressemann, CEO of Entellus Medical, said that the Maxillary Clinical Sinus Trainer has ...

January 2009 Mayo Clinic Health Letter Highlights Improved PSA Tests, Dry Eyes and Colds

... Headache, pain in the upper teeth and jaw, or ear pain that comes on abruptly, usually following a cold Most cases of acute sinusitis come and go within a month. If symptoms linger, a physician may recommend tests to determine the cause and an appropriate treatment plan. The common ...

China Sky One Medical, Inc. Obtains Production Rights for Two Additional Drugs

... for the treatment of asthma and bronchitis; -- Oxymetazoline Hydrochloride nasal drops for the treatment of acute and chronic rhinitis, sinusitis and allergic rhinitis; -- Taurine eye drops for the treatment of acute and chronic conjunctivitis; -- Tobramycin eye drops for the ...

For the First Time this Winter Consumers Have an Electronic Green Solution that Eliminates 99.97 Percent of Indoor Air Pollution

... winter months, causing sore throat, coughing, stuffy nose, burning eyes, and post-nasal drip and other allergic reactions, as well as asthma, chronic sinusitis and even lung cancer. Americans spend almost 90 percent of their time indoors during the cold winter months, where they can be exposed to a variety ...

Smokers' Homes More Likely to House Hungry Kids

... requires in suspected child abuse, instances where parents smoke at home in the presence of children, especially children who already have asthma, sinusitis or other conditions which make them especially sensitive and susceptible," Banzhaf said. A more aggressive tactic would be to take steps against ...

Innate immune system targets asthma-linked fungus for destruction

... such as flukes or parasitic worms (collectively known as helminths). Evidence from different experimental approaches suggests that asthma and chronic sinusitis can arise when the body perceives that it has encountered a disease-causing organism. Environmental fungi such as Alternaria do not typically cause ...

Sinexus Welcomes New CEO and Completes Series B

... M.D. Managing Director of PTV Sciences. "We are delighted that PTV Sciences and Dr. Melrose have joined with us to bring our innovative chronic sinusitis therapy to market," said Earnhardt. "Sinexus will benefit from PTV's domain expertise and passion for advancing patient care." "Sinexus has ...

Acne Drug Prevents Tissue Damage From Emphysema

... doxycycline, an antibiotic commonly used to treat acne. In experiments on mice, doxycycline -- which is also used to treat common ailments such as sinusitis and urinary tract infections -- appears to counter low levels of VEGF, a protein that helps to maintain healthy lung tissue but is in unusually low ...

Renowned ENT Specialist, Dr. Murray Grossan, Announces Medical Breakthrough on Snoring at PRI-MED Convention in Anaheim on May 15-17

... many new procedures now commonly used for relief of snoring. Recently, they discovered that clearing the nose of certain chronic conditions such as sinusitis and allergy, while at the same time reducing swelling in the throat, often solves the snoring problem. When a person has blocked nasal airway, ...

Stop Allergies: Stop Snoring - Naturally!

... the tiny hairs found in the mucous membrane. Dr. Grossan discovered that slow-moving cilia are directly responsible for many sinus problems such as sinusitis and allergies -- even snoring and sleep apnea; by stimulating sluggish cilia through natural means, they return to a healthy, mobile state. The ...

Don't Prescribe Antibiotics for Adult Sinus Woes

... doctors, when you see someone with acute nasal symptoms, it is hard to tell the cause. And the truth is that most of the people diagnosed with sinusitis go to primary-care doctors." Public awareness about antibiotic resistance is increasing, but most people suffering from cough, drip, lack of sleep ...

VBI, Mayo Clinic investigate link between fungal proteins, innate immunity and asthma

... destroy parasitic organisms larger than bacteria or viruses. Mounting evidence suggests that allergic airway disorders such as asthma and chronic sinusitis are actually the result of our bodies believing we are being attacked by parasites. Environmental fungi such as Alternaria do not typically cause ...

Abbott Receives FDA Approval for HUMIRA(R) (Adalimumab) for Polyarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

... percent vs. 13 percent), injection site pain (12 percent vs. 12 percent), headache (12 percent vs. 8 percent), rash (12 percent vs. 6 percent) and sinusitis (11 percent vs. 9 percent). Discontinuations due to adverse events were 7 percent for HUMIRA and 4 percent for placebo. In HUMIRA clinical trials ...

Your Stuffy Nose Could Mean More Than a Cold

... or asthma -- Are considering immunotherapy (allergy shots) -- Have nasal polyps -- Have co-existing conditions such as asthma or recurrent sinusitis -- Have found medications to be ineffective -- Have symptoms interfering with quality of life and/or ability to function The AAAAI represents ...

Abbott Study Examines Rates of Uveitis (Inflammation of the Eye) in Ankylosing Spondylitis Patients Treated with HUMIRA(R) (adalimumab)

... percent vs. 13 percent), injection site pain (12 percent vs. 12 percent), headache (12 percent vs. 8 percent), rash (12 percent vs. 6 percent) and sinusitis (11 percent vs. 9 percent). Discontinuations due to adverse events were 7 percent for HUMIRA and 4 percent for placebo. As with any treatment ...

Call for Entries: 2007 AAAAI Annual Samter Journalism Awards

... 2007. Entries must have been published or broadcast between September 1, 2006 and August 31, 2007. Allergic disorders including asthma, allergies, sinusitis and allergic skin disorders affect 20 percent of the United States population, and the prevalence continues to increase. As a result, the need for ...

Abbott's HUMIRA(R) (adalimumab) Honored With Prestigious Galen Prize for Innovation in Patient Care

... percent vs. 13 percent), injection site pain (12 percent vs. 12 percent), headache (12 percent vs. 8 percent), rash (12 percent vs. 6 percent) and sinusitis (11 percent vs. 9 percent). Discontinuations due to adverse events were 7 percent for HUMIRA and 4 percent for placebo. As with any treatment ...

Replidyne Pipeline Featured at 47th Annual Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

... Randomized Trial Comparing Faropenem Medoxomil at 300 mg BID for Seven Days and 600 mg BID for Five Days in Subjects with Acute Maxillary sinusitis Diagnosed by Antral Tap." Tuesday, September 18 at 11:15 AM, Hall D: -- Poster G-980, titled "Monitoring Changes in Susceptibility of ...

A Cold Shoulder to Cold - At Your Risk

... There is a surge in cases of chronic sinusitis because of unchecked pollution. Chronic sinus may ... the heat with chilled drinks. Further sinusitis is always on the rise due to bacteria and fungus ... conducted with 88 patients. What worked well for sinusitis was a combination of anti-fungal tablets and ...

A Cold Shoulder to Cold - At Your Risk

... brain. There is a surge in cases of chronic sinusitis because of unchecked pollution. Chronic sinus may ... beat the heat with chilled drinks. Further sinusitis is always on the rise due to bacteria and fungus ... conducted with 88 patients. What worked well for sinusitis was a combination of anti-fungal tablets and ...

Chronic Sinusitis Resulting From Weakene Immune System

... inner lining of the nose are linked to chronic sinusitis that fails to respond to the usual current ... showed that sinus tissue from people with chronic sinusitis that resisted treatment had 30 times lower than ... is a common problem in patients with chronic sinusitis and polyps, but the reasons for this are ...

Immune Response Linked to “Ghost” Parasites and Severely Congested Sinuss

... to the concept that really severe and persistent sinusitis may be a case of a misplaced immune response ... higher levels of AMCase expression than the other sinusitis patients and controls. Gene expression of another ... which is a common finding in those with chronic sinusitis with polyps. Source-N