Allergies & Sinusitis – Salem, OR
About 20% of Americans suffer from allergies. Allergies can cause symptoms such as itchy eyes, sneezing, nasal congestion, wheezing, and skin rashes. Common allergens include food allergies such as peanut allergy or milk allergy, and seasonal allergies resulting from grass, weed, tree pollen, or various molds. Pet dander is another common allergin.
Sinusitis is an inflammation of the tissue lining the sinuses and is another common ailment. Sinusitis can lead to sinus infections. There are different types of sinusitis including: acute sinusitis, subacute sinusitis, chronic sinusitis, and recurrent sinusitis.
Eastern medicine does not treat the symptoms of allergies and sinusitis, but rather treats the underlying causes of the allergies and sinusitis. After the causes are eliminated, then the symptoms naturally go away.
Yamamoto Oriental Medicine Clinic specializes in treating allergies and sinusitis. Through a combination of therapies including acupuncture, tuina, and herbs, we will help treat the underlying cause of your allergies or sinusitis. Call us today to schedule an appointment with one of our licensed therapists.