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Do You Have Ringing in Your Ears?

Tinnitus is a ringing or swishing noise in one or both ears that originates inside the ear or head. Tinnitus is the perception of sound when there is no sound present in one’s physical environment. The most common ways tinnitus is described is by hearing ringing, hissing, roaring, and static. Tinnitus can be temporary or …

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Avoid Airplane Ear this Summer

Ever wonder why babies scream, or people try to yawn or chew gum when a plane takes off and lands? It has to do with the thin passageways called Eustachian tubes, linking your middle ear, back of your nose, and your upper throat, regulating the pressure in your middle ears. Normally the air pressure inside …

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How to Avoid Summer Swimmer’s Ear

With kids out of school and the arrival of summer just around the corner, summertime activities are in full swing, including swimming, water sports, surfing and more. While attention is typically directed to safety in and on the water, we see water-related ear problems every year! Unfortunately, sometimes a fun beach day leads to an …

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Am I Going To Die From An Ear Infection?

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 …

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AIGTD From Q-Tips

It’s a satisfying feeling when you finally rid your ears of that unwanted wax. Q-Tip’s are a common household item being used to clear and clean earwax from your ears. However, if you’re using a Q-tip to do the cleaning, there are more risks than you might realize. Earwax can prevent dirt, dust, and other …

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