Surgical masks help patients with rhinitis

In recent years, due to the serious air pollution, people suffer from the harm of air quality when going out, the disease rate, to put an end to this phenomenon, people often choose to wear surgical masks the outdoors, so for rhinitis patients need to wear surgical masks?

Is wearing gauze surgical mask for rhinitis patient to help?

Surgical masks can be used to filter and heat the air, which can be used to protect against diseases, poisons and dust.


Experiments show: the four layers of surgical masks can block 90% - 90% of the bacteria, 6 layers of surgical masks can block 97% of the bacteria, so when the respiratory infectious disease epidemic, or catch a cold to go out when the best wear surgical masks, such not only can warm, also can prevent the pathogenic microorganisms drawn into the body at the same time, in the dust and toxic environment work, or go out when the temperature is very low, also should wear a face mask, to prevent rhinitis worsen.

But someone will because of the weather is a bit cold to wear surgical masks, and even the whole winter wore out, think can reduce the cold air to the stimulation of the nasal cavity, so rhinitis don't aggravate or recurrence, this view is not correct.

Because of nasal mucosa contains rich spongy vascular network, the circulation of blood, when the cold air suction, at any time can be sucked into air heating humidifying, combined with nasal cavity is a curved channel, there are three turbinate, the auspicious will greatly increase the surface area of the nasal mucosa, plus the throat, tracheal and bronchial mucosa warming humidification effect, make the air when the lungs is close to body temperature.

And the nasal mucous membrane and other parts of the respiratory tract mucous membrane, is the need to exercise, if can often contact with cold air, appropriate is can improve the adaptability of the nasal mucosa of the cold;

Conversely, often wu a big mask, make nose mucosa become "delicate" full, can cause the occurrence of cold symptom easily.

Therefore, it is very necessary to wear a surgical mask to patients with rhinitis. If you need a medical mask, please feel free to contact us!