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A 24-year-old male asked:

is running (jogging) efficient for nasal and chest congestion ? i have chronic sinusitis and nasal polyps, it will be a while until i get surgery

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Exercise: While you may need to adjust the way you breathe while running with a nasal obstruction, the exercise has no effect on the sinusitis and nasal polyps. I suggest you use a steroid nasal spray until your surgery.

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Last updated Apr 26, 2014

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