Foreign Body, Nose Topic Guide
Foreign Body in the Nose: Foreign objects in the nose is a fairly common occurrence, especially with toddlers and small children. Common objects found in the nose are tissue paper, beads, toys, rocks, and food material. Complications of a foreign object in the nose include infection, choking, bleeding from the nose, and blockage of an airway. Medical care may be necessary if a person is unable to dislodge a foreign body from the nose.
Sinus Headache Sinus headache is caused by inflammation or infection of the sinuses. Inflammation may be caused by sinus infection, hay fever, allergic rhinitis, or irritation. Treatment may be with OTC pain medication such as ibuprofen (Advil, Mortrin, Children's Advil, and many others) or aspirin, decongestant medications. If sinus infection is present antibiotic treatment may be necessary.
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