In the USA only, estimates show that around 32 million people suffer from sinus disease and they spend more than $1 billion dollars yearly on sinus medications. People who suffer from sinus disease usually suffer from asthma, allergies, and blockages in the nose and they also have a weak immunity.
What Does It Mean to Have Sinus Disease?
Sinus disease or sinusitis is an inflammation of the sinuses lining. Sinuses are cavities filled with air and they’re located in the face and around the nose. When they become full of fluid, the risk of viruses, bacteria, and fungi increases and this may lead to an infection. Other causes may be allergic rhinitis, deviated septum, nasal polyps, and common cold.
Different Types of Sinusitis
- Acute- lasts for a month or less and the symptoms are facial pain and stuffy and runny nose
- Subacute- it lasts for 1 to 2 months
- Chronic- it lasts for more than 1 or 2 months
- Recurrent- several attacks in one year
Most Common Signs of Acute Sinusitis
- Loss of smell
- Runny nose
- Dental ache
- Signs of Chronic Sinusitis
Most Common Symptoms of Chronic Sinusitis
- Pus in the nasal cavity
- Runny nose and postnasal drainage
- Nasal blockage
- Facial congestion
Natural Cure for Sinus Disease
This remedy is based on ACV and it’s rich in fiber, vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. Here’s what you will need to prepare it:
- Half a cup of organic coconut water
- ¼ cup of organic ACV
- A tbsp of organic honey
- A tbsp of cayenne pepper
- Juice from one lemon
Warm the coconut water in a pan and then transfer it into a mug and add the ACV and mix it well. Leave it to cool down and then add the honey and cayenne pepper. At the end, add the lemon juice and mix everything once more.
Drink the mixture on an empty stomach in the morning before breakfast and at night, before going to bed.