It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



General Health Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-27-2004, 06:05 PM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Minnesota
Posts: 3
fossil HB User
is Neti safe?

Dear Wonderful People,

I am thinking to use Neti.

I heard many good reviews about Neti practice from some websites. The thing is that those websites are yoga websites so I think that's kinda biased.

Do any people here actually use Neti? I heard that it can heal/ease many symptoms i.e: sinus, post nasal drip, allergy, asthma, and so on and so on.

For those of you who actually use this or been practicing this, please please advise me with this new method. My biggest fear right now about the Neti thing is that the water+salt goes into my ear (from my nose) and stuck there, or give me ear pressure. I had hearing problem before from my sinus and I don't need any more operation regarding my hearing problem.

Please advise... Thanks in advance.

Last edited by moderator2; 11-27-2004 at 06:42 PM. Reason: please do not post commercial websites - use brand names only

 
Old 11-27-2004, 09:01 PM   #2
Inactive
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 1,113
kerry1 HB User
Re: is Neti safe?

I don't use a Neti pot but I've irrigated my sinuses plenty of times using a little plastic syringe (designed for babies). I've never had a problem with it going into my ear. You definitely don't want to tilt your head to the side when you're doing it, however.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 11-28-2004, 10:56 AM   #3
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Minnesota
Posts: 3
fossil HB User
Re: is Neti safe?

Thanks Kerry... Any other comment about the possibility of flooding ear or ear pressure because of Neti?
Thanks..

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Neti Pot & Ear Pressure! lisakatd Ear, Nose & Throat 9 05-15-2010 06:31 AM
Has Anyone Tried The Neti Pot For Their Allergies? juno2003 Allergies 19 01-13-2009 05:57 AM
Neti Pot Solution Question Ballahboy Allergies 16 03-15-2008 07:38 PM
Neti Pot: WHAT AM I DOING WRONG? Olivesdad Allergies 2 01-04-2008 07:35 PM
Anyone heard of the Neti Pot? 1stimer662 Allergies 6 08-18-2007 02:43 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



ladybud (79), sjb (77), SnowBunny2020 (76), Titchou (70), JJ (53), janewhite1 (51), lenvegas (31), midwest1 (26), solofelix (20), quincy (20)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1013), Apollo123 (910), Titchou (859), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (763), ladybud (755), midwest1 (671), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:34 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!