At full tilt
Summer brings ubiquitous dust and pollens, and nasal sprays are a popular treatment during this season. Patients naturally tend to aim their sprays vertically, which misses the back of the nose.
Dr Andrew Montanari from Newcastle, NSW, asks his patients to angle their head rather than the spray.
His catchcry is, “Look down and spray up.”
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