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www.foxnews.com/health/2016/05/06/what-your-snot-can-tell-about-your-health.html

May 6, 2016 ... But when nasal mucous is abnormal, it can tell you a lot about your health. Here's what your snot's color and consistency can reveal. MORE FROM SELF: 4 Things Men Hide From Their Wives. If your snot is clear and runny… This is a classic symptom of seasonal allergies. “If it's the start of spring and all of a ...

www.muschealth.org/ent/services/sinus-center/post-nasal-drip/index.html

Swallowing problems or acid reflux can give patients similar symptoms of nasal/ throat drainage or phlegm. ... It occurs when the lower esophageal sphincter ( LED) does not close properly and the stomach contents are allowed to leak back or reflux into the esophagus and then up to the voice box and possibly the back of the ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/speaking-of-science/wp/2017/01/09/dear-science-whats-the-point-of-mucus

Jan 9, 2017 ... The lighter colors come from white blood cells, which fight infection (though, contrary to popular belief, green mucus is not necessarily evidence you should be on ... [Dear Science: Why do I always get sick when the seasons change?] ... But the vast majority of mucus does not fly out your nose or mouth.

www.health.harvard.edu/staying-healthy/what-to-do-about-sinusitis

Apr 1, 2009 ... If you've ever had a cold that just wouldn't go away, it may have been sinusitis — an inflammation of the paranasal sinuses, the cavities within the bones that surround the nose. The sinuses are lined with a thin membrane that produces mucus, which is normally swept along by hair cells and drains through ...

well.blogs.nytimes.com/2017/02/24/do-dairy-foods-cause-mucus-production

Feb 24, 2017 ... The belief that milk makes us phlegmy is so common that our expectations can skew the results of studies.

www.thedoctorstv.com/videos/phlegm-buildup-while-sleeping

Phlegm is meant to line the throat; however, it can accumulate and block the passage of oxygen from the nose to the lungs while sleeping. Ear, nose and...

theheartysoul.com/get-rid-of-mucus-in-lungs

Do you ever find yourself congested with a phlegmy cough at night? Or feel ... There are many natural chest congestion remedies out there, but this one is designed specifically to clear your lungs of mucus. ... However, it is not only mucus that protects our lungs, but a delicate combination of mucus and watery secretions.

healthcare.utah.edu/the-scope/shows.php?shows=0_l1jlj4a6

Jan 3, 2016 ... But what do the different shades of mucus coming out of your child's nose really mean? Colorless snot is normal. If your child is producing more than usual, they may have allergies or a mild cold. Stringy mucus is allergy mucus. Liquid-y mucus is viral mucus. If your child has whitish mucus, it also could be ...

www.mydr.com.au/respiratory-health/colds-commonsense-not-antibiotics

Most common colds get better in 7 to 10 days, although the cough may last 1-2 weeks longer than other symptoms. Green or yellow mucus may come from the nose which shows that the immune system is fighting the infection. It does not necessarily mean that your cold is getting worse or that you have a bacterial infection ...