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2011-10-31 13:45:00

LONDON, October 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New tools build upon company's minimally-invasive Balloon Sinuplasty(TM) Platform to improve visualisation capabilities during sinus surgery for the treatment of chronic rhinosinusitis. Millions of patients in the UK who suffer from nasal and sinus problems could be brought relief by two innovative technologies to help clear nasal blockages. Sinusitis is the most common sinus related illness in the UK, with around nine...

2011-10-28 16:50:00

CAPE CORAL, Fla., Oct. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nature's Bioceuticals, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mistral Ventures Inc. (MILV.pk) announced that it has come to an agreement for the purchase of the newly formulated Sinus-Restore Sinus Relief Formula. Nature's has tendered a deposit against formal closing, which is expected within 3 weeks. At the request of the inventor, to protect his privacy, financial terms are not to be disclosed in press releases. The Center for Disease Control and...

2011-09-13 07:00:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Church & Dwight Co., Inc., the makers of ARM & HAMMER(®), is offering much-needed clarity to consumers who suffer from sinus congestion and allergies by introducing the new ARM & HAMMER((TM)) Simply Saline((TM)) Neti Pot Kit. This new kit helps users tackle their symptoms head on: by flushing them away through the time-honored practice of nasal irrigation which expels mucus and moisturizes irritated nasal...

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2011-08-26 11:12:41

Hot chili peppers are known to make people "tear up," but a new study led by University of Cincinnati allergy researcher Jonathan Bernstein, MD, found that a nasal spray containing an ingredient derived from hot chili peppers (Capsicum annum) may help people "clear up" certain types of sinus inflammation. The study, which appears in the August 2011 edition of Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, compares the use of the Capsicum annum nasal spray to a placebo nasal spray in 44...

2011-08-16 13:36:31

The Sinonasal Outcome Test-16 (SNOT-16) appears to be effective in assessing how well treatments improve the disease specific quality of life (QOL) of adult patients with acute rhinosinusitis (inflammation of the sinuses), according to a report in the August issue of Archives of Otolaryngology"“Head and Neck Surgery, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. According to background information in the article, acute rhinosinusitis often causes patients to feel sick and anxious, miss work or...

2011-08-05 00:00:29

SinusWars15 brings Yoga in a bottle NY,NY (PRWEB) August 04, 2011 Psychoneurobiology is a whole new field of study that explores the ways our emotions impact on our physical well-being. It is accepted that stress and anxiety affect the immune system, endocrine system as well as neurological functions. By affecting these systems of the body, the body can be made physically ill. There have been extensive studies done to demonstrate that being under continuous stress can cause infections and...

2011-07-24 00:02:02

Homeopathy and SinusWars come to aid in the fight against Sinus Headaches. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 23, 2011 The new SinusWars9 puts an end to the debilitating symptoms of sinus congestion, pain and headaches. Headaches are one of the most uncomfortable symptoms a person can have. Whether they are sharp, shooting, throbbing or aching, they cause great discomfort, hampering a person from getting on with their day to day life. Conventional medication may fail to work and leave the sufferer...

2011-07-23 00:00:41

The SinusWars team has found the answer to Nasal Congestion with Age-Old Ingredients New York, NY (PRWEB) July 22, 2011 SinusWars10 is a combination of homeopathic ingredients that work to complement each other in the battle against nasal congestion. Much research has been done on one of the ingredients and it is worth a special mention. The chilli pepper where Capsicum originates from is a fascinating ingredient. Some interesting facts say that magical herbalism appropriates the god of war...

2011-07-20 00:00:32

Balloon sinuplasty is safe and effective, minimally invasive, and quick - bringing relief to the 37 million people who suffer from chronic sinus infections. SWENT will now offer the procedure in a clinic setting. Santa Fe, NM (PRWEB) July 19, 2011 Southwestern Ear, Nose & Throat Associates (SWENT) announces the availability of Balloon Sinuplasty, a new procedure that has been shown to help patients who suffer from chronic sinus conditions. Over 100,000 patients nationwide have had the...

2011-07-12 13:30:00

RICHMOND, Va., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stony Point Surgery Center continues to lead the way in innovative surgical procedures and advanced patient care as a Balloon Sinuplasty(TM) Center of Excellence. The outpatient surgical center, which plays host to many of Richmond's top doctors, was the first in the area to use this non-invasive procedure that treats chronic sinus infections, commonly referred to as sinusitis. Balloon Sinuplasty, developed by Acclarent, utilizes a small...


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Politzerization
2012-12-31 12:28:34

In 1861 Adam Politzer of Vienna spent much time studying the air movement in the Eustachian tubes and the ear canal. He would measure the air movement by attaching a manometer, a very large gauge, to the ear canal and the pharynx. He developed an apparatus known as the Politzer bag in 1863 which is a less invasive way to clear the Eustachian tubes. Procedure Politzerization, also known as the Politzer maneuver, is a medical procedure which inserts air in the middle ear while the patient...

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