July 10, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing
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Shield Yourself From ‘Swimmer’s Ear’

Latest Hearing News SATURDAY, July 8, 2017 (HealthDay News) — It’s high season for the painful infection known as swimmer’s ear, but it shouldn’t spoil your fun if you plan ahead. Swimmer’s ear often happens when germy water stays in the ear after a dip in the pool or lake.

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July 06, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing
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A Cheaper Alternative to Hearing Aids?

By Randy DotingaHealthDay Reporter Latest Hearing News WEDNESDAY, July 5, 2017 (HealthDay News) — A handful of over-the-counter “personal sound amplification products” fared as well as an expensive hearing aid in helping people pick up more words in conversation, researchers report. While the study took place in a sound booth,

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July 05, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing
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Guard Against Hearing Loss From Fireworks

Latest Hearing News TUESDAY, July 4, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Watching a fireworks display can be a treat for your eyes, but the noise can be a threat to your ears. If you plan on watching fireworks this Fourth of July, there are a number of things you should do

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June 16, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing
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Is there Over-the-Counter Ear Infection Medicine?

Ask the experts Are there any over-the-counter remedies for a child with an ear infection? Doctor’s response While there exist over-the-counter (OTC) remedies and medications that can alleviate the pain and symptoms of an ear infection, there are no OTC measures that kill the bacteria in the middle ear space

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April 07, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing
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Foreign Objects or Insects In the Ear

Is It OK to Remove Earwax Buildup? Earwax is a natural substance produced by glands in the skin of the outer ear canal. Earwax has a purpose, but it can buildup and cause problems like itching, hearing loss, dizziness, ringing in the ears, and pain. You shouldn’t ever use Q-tips

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March 23, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing
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The Top 9 Methods of Tinnitus Treatment

The Top 9 Methods of Tinnitus Treatment Medical Author: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP John P. Cunha, DO, is a U.S. board-certified Emergency Medicine Physician. Dr. Cunha’s educational background includes a BS in Biology from Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, and a DO

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