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what is the physiological reason why people get stuffy noses when in prone position??

Posted by denisak


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Hi Denisak,

Usually it is because when the face is pressing down on the face cradle (that crescent piece) it puts pressure against the frontal and maxillary sinus cavities, which creates a stuffy feeling in the nose.

Jennifer Nordin, MTP, CST, CAP

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