Infectious sinusitis is caused by bacterial or viral infection which causes inflammation in the sinuses. Non-infectious sinusitis can be caused by allergies. The symptoms include pain in the face, headache, a dripping nose, earache, loss of smell, weakness and tiredness. Antibiotics, decongestants, surgery, nutritional supplements and natural therapies such as herbal medicine, homeopathy, acupuncture and chiropractic can be used to treat sinusitis.
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