According to Traditional Chinese Medicine if a person suffers from Chronic Sinusitis it means the following:
Their organs are experiencing –
Lung/Spleen damp heat;
Large Intestine channel disturbance;
Deficient Lung; or
I experience this and find acupuncture to be highly effective. The following points in the body are usually inserted with acupuncture needles (also my acupuncturist would rub a little bit of White Flower oil under my nose and behind my ears):
POINT LI 4
POINT GB 14
POINT LI 20
POINT GB 20
One of my Favorite points that really works for me
POINT UB 2
The points above can also be used for sinus massage, but personally acupuncture is much more effective. Have fun and try out this points in the body!
I am currently studying Diabetes and Traditional Chinese Medicine this week. Basically, as a TCM practitioner, we would encourage our patients to reduce or ideally eliminate the following foods in their diet:
3. Simple Carbohydrates – Are sugars. All simple carbohydrates are made of just one or two sugar molecules. They are the quickest source of energy, as they are very rapidly digested.
Bread made with white flour
Pasta made with white flour
Soda pop, such as Coke®, Pepsi®, Mountain Dew®, etc.