June 16, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

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

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

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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March 17, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

Millions of Americans Bombarded by Loud Noises

Latest Hearing News THURSDAY, March 16, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Almost 58 million Americans are exposed to loud noises at work and home, but too few try to protect their hearing, a new study finds. “This noise exposure epidemic had not really been quantified at the household level in the

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March 16, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

Health Tip: Tune in to Hearing Loss

Latest Hearing News (HealthDay News) — Hearing loss can affect people of any age, not just seniors. The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says you may have a hearing loss if: You play the television louder than most others deem comfortable. You have difficulty hearing conversation in a

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March 16, 2017 by Contributor in Hearing

Ear Infection (Otitis Media)

Is Your Infant or Child at Risk for Ear Infection? Question: ______________ is a risk factor for ear infections in infants. Answers: A. Diarrhea B. Bottlefeeding C. Premature birth C. Being first born Click to find out the answer! » Middle ear infection definition and facts Middle ear infections or

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