Chronic Rhinosinusitis May Soon be Treatable with Medication

Chronic Rhinosinusitis May Soon be Treatable with Medication

CRS is a condition hard to treat with medication.The researchers observed sixty individuals with CRS and nasal polyps.Upon the completion of the study the researchers found 50% of the individuals had a reduction in symptoms.

Breast cancer survivors can lift weights, get manicures and garden, say doctors

Breast cancer survivors can lift weights, get manicures and garden, say doctors

Schmitz said that in addition to her research that showed slow progressive weight training would not cause lymphoedema, there are other important benefits of exercise for women who have had breast cancer surgery.

Any 25+ year olds that kept their impacted wisdom teeth?

Any 25+ year olds that kept their impacted wisdom teeth?

There is apparently not enough space in my jaw for them to fully grow and they MIGHT cause problems later, like damaging nearby teeth. So I'm curious as to how many of you kept your (impacted) wisdom teeth and if you have experienced any problems or issues related to this.

What Is Empty Nose Syndrome?

What Is Empty Nose Syndrome?

However, ENS is becoming an increasingly recognized complication of sinus surgery, one that may occur in up to 20 percent of cases following a procedure known as turbinate resection.1 With no known cure, and the condition so severe that sufferers cannot even gain respite while they sleep, some describe it as a "life worse than death"2 — and many have committed suicide as a result.

Fish oil doesn’t increase bleeding during or after surgery, study finds

Fish oil doesn’t increase bleeding during or after surgery, study finds

The few published studies regarding fish oil and bleeding risk have been small, prompting this research during the OPERA (Omega-3 Fatty Acids for Prevention of Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation) trial.

Documentary Investigates the Placebo Effect on Back Pain

Documentary Investigates the Placebo Effect on Back Pain

To find out if fake pills and the power of your mind might be capable of providing effective pain relief, Mosley devised a novel experiment involving 100 patients, many of whom have spent years struggling with chronic back pain.