Why is this so painful? When experiencing a painful episode of sinus congestion, there are many questions that may cross your mind. One simply is “ How do I make it go away?” The reason for the pain that you are feeling in your ears is due to sinus pressure. This is because the sinuses and the ears are connected.
Many respiratory infections will clear up without any medical treatment. Many of these infections are caused by viruses that don’t respond to antibiotics and medical intervention is focused on easing symptoms. They say if you treat a cold and it will last 7 to 10 days. If you don’t do anything; then it will last a week to a week