Persistent Sinus problemHoping to get the right remedy for this persisent problem. I 56 year old female. Past history of IBS-C. I have had 2 sinus infections within the past the 5 months. I took an antibiotic last Wed by Fri I was getting diahrea so I stopped the antibiotic and the Dr prescribed another which I held off taking while I upped my probiotics. I have no headache or facial pain. I have mainly right side sore throat pain ..somewhat pain on and off up to the right ear. Neck glands do not appear swollen. Nose does not run. I wake up with mucus dripping down the back of my throat bet 4 and 6am more yellow than green It feels as if there is something as described as a fishbone right side of my throat. I have nasal encrustation alot during the winter months and when this is going on... I have no septim..I also have no frontal sinus. so when I do have a respiratory problem it all seems to go back into the throat area. I also have a history of asthma so if this is let alone to long it does aggravate it. There is no discharge during the day just uncomfortable swallowing. I feel very impatient and rushed most of the day. I can be overly critical and bossy...so my kids and husband tell me. I am overly concerned at times about my health and nagging my children about there too. I do have somewhat vivid dreams ..sometimes disturbing. I have no particular food cravings...but will snack on pretzels if given choice. Thank you for any help you can give me with this.
bizzyliz on 2012-02-06
It is important to describe all your problems in as much detail as you are able. One word answers and short sentences are not particularly helpful. Discuss each problem one at a time, providing (as a minimum level of detail) the following information.
1. What exactly happens?
2. Describe all sensations and pains. Each pain or sensation should be described in such a way that allows us to imagine having the same pain.
3. What causes the problem to get worse after it has started occurring?
4. What creates some relief for the problem?
5. What triggers the problem into occuring?
6. What time of the day or night does the problem occur?
7. When did the problem start? What was happening in your life at that time? Did some specific event or treatment take place just before the problem started?
Move from one problem to the next, doing the same thing. IT IS VITAL THAT YOU GIVE A COMPLETE PICTURE OF YOUR HEALTH BY PROVIDING ALL PROBLEMS YOU HAVE, EVEN IF NOT CONNECTED TO THE MAIN ONE, AND EVEN IF YOU CONSIDER IT OF LESS IMPORTANCE.
You should address each problem separately using the above 7 questions as a guide. Do not put all your complaints into each of the 7 questions. Discuss one problem at a time. If you have, for example, a headache with nausea, do each component separately too (what makes the head pain worse or better, what makes the nausea worse or better).
As well as this, please describe any traumatic incidents that have taken place in your life. Discuss anything that has had a lasting impact on you mentally, emotionally or physically.
Discuss the way that you manage or deal with your problems, or any problems that occur in your life.
Discuss any patterns you have noticed in your behavior especially concerning your disease.
Discuss any part of your life where you feel stuck or unable to change and grow, especially where this occurred around the beginning of your disease, or as the disease evolved.
Describe your childhood and the kind of environment you grew up in, with reference to your relationships with your family, your school experiences, and any serious childhood diseases.
If your earlier discussions have not mentioned these already, please describe:
1. The specific foods that you crave (not just like) or hate
2. The specific drinks that you crave or hate
3. What your sleep is like
4. How the weather and the temperature affects you
5. What kinds of things in the environment you are particularly sensitive to
6. What your general level of energy is like
7. What your level of sexual energy or desire is like
8. Describe your menstrual cycle
9. Also give these details
a) Body type and build
b) Skin colour and texture
c) Areas of the body tends to perspire on
d) Odour of sweat, body, stool, flatus, urine
e) Colour of stool, urine, sweat
10. Give any reactions to vaccines or medical drugs.
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