10 Sinus Infection Symptoms

If you've been congested or had other symptoms for weeks, you may have a sinus infection.
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Your head aches

That swelling and pressure in the face from stopped-up sinuses can morph into a headache.

The blockage in your sinuses and the inflammation cause you to automatically tighten the muscles around the forehead and the top of your head—as when you have a typical tension headache.

Next: Your mucus is yellow or greenish

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