Hi! I’m not sure if this is exactly an issue or not but I’m hoping someone has any insight. For the past maybe 2-3 years I cannot remember a day where my nose is not running. In addition to that, i almost constantly have thick boogers (idk the proper term for boogers) stuck to the back of my nostrils which semi block my breathing. I can still breathe but it’s like i can tell it’s not as clear as it should be. And because it’s so far back tissues don’t really work so i (carefully) use q-tips to try to clear out my nose. And this is seriously everyday. No matter what, when i sleep one of my nostrils will always end up clogged. As of recently (maybe past 6 months or so) i started experiencing real pain around my nose tip and nostril bone area. It’s bizarre, i will maybe touch my nose or blow it and then this pain feels as though my nose is bruised from a punch or something. It goes away quickly after but i don’t understand why it occurs.
I’m a 29 year old female. I don’t really get allergies and if i do it’s light. I truly never get sick. I don’t have any preexisting health issues. Never had a nose injury. I don’t do any drugs involving my nose. So i really do not understand what this issue is. I’ve been just letting it go forever but it’s been just annoying and confusing me lately. It’s not normal to not go one day without blowing your nose, or it running, or stuffing Up. And now this pain thing. I’m curious if anyone else has experienced this or has any sort of insight. I plan to bring it up to my doctor whenever i see him next but i also would appreciate any suggestions on how to word this to understand that it’s not just a runny nose. Thank you!