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Posted in: Hearing News,New Articles | July 15, 2013 |

Simple Ways to Treat Swimmer’s Ear

A cool summer dip is great this time of year…but what happens when it leaves you with swimmer’s ear? The pesky ailment leads to about 2.4 million doctor visits across the U.S. each year, and […]… read more

Posted in: Hearing News | September 28, 2012 |

How to Deal with Chronic Ear Infections

Ear infections can be painful – and persistent. Chronic problems are linked to the middle ear, where inflammation can develop and can recur over time if they don’t heal properly. And if those lingering health […]… read more

Posted in: Hearing News | May 25, 2012 |

When to Watch Out for Airplane Ear

Anyone who’s been on a plane – and fought against the pressure that hits the ears upon ascent and descent – knows the discomfort that can accompany “airplane ear.” The condition, also called barotrauma, is […]… read more

Posted in: Hearing News | May 11, 2012 |

How to Handle a Foreign Object in Your Child’s Ear

If a foreign object becomes lodged in the ear, then pain – and even hearing loss – can result. For young children, getting a foreign body (like a toy, bead, food item or insect) stuck […]… read more