Ear infections, or otitis media, is the most common cause of earaches. Except for wellness baby visits, ear infections are the most common reason for trips to the pediatrician, accounting for approximately 30 million doctor visits a year in the U.S. Although this condition is a frequent cause of infant distress and is often associated with children, it can also affect adults. In this episode of Am I Going To Die, Dr. Gallups and Melissa Moritz take a look at the common myths linked with ear infections and the dangerous issues associated.
What you will learn in this episode:
- What is your ear anatomy?
- What is an ear infection?
- Can I swim when I have an ear infection?
- What is glue ear?
- Do all ear infections need antibiotics?
- How serious
- And SO MUCH MORE!
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