Category Archives: summertime

Top 5 Tips for Preventing Swimmer’s Ear

Swimmer’s ear is a medical condition that results in significant pain as a result of irritation, inflammation, or infection in the ear. Its name is based on the fact that it normally affects swimmers. It typically affects children as well as teenagers, but can also have an effect on people with eczema. The pain is […]

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Top 5 Tips to Save Children from Ear and Nose Foreign Bodies

It’s very common for kids to stick things where they don’t belong: namely the nose and the ears. The list of things they insert just keeps continues to grow, from candy to rocks to beads and buttons. All of these foreign bodies can lead to some serious health issues, including blocked airways, nosebleeds and punctured […]

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Summertime Care of Tympanostomy Tubes

Statistics show that every year almost half a million children undergo surgeries under anesthesia in which ear tubes are inserted into their ear drums. The surgery is performed under general anesthesia and is carried out to remove any fluid that may have become trapped behind the ear drum and to prevent recurrent ear infections. A few […]

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