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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Safe? Who cares?: Ear candles are silly. As a wax expert i can tell you that ear candles are no more effective than any other over the counter measure. They can cause d ... Read More
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Dr. Farhad Sigari
19 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
NO.: I have seen patients with burns from them and they dont work. Dr astrachan is right. There are much safer ways of removing wax from your ears. Also re ... Read More
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Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
Ridiculous: A. It does not really work. Does not get the wax out and ceratinly does not treat ear infections b. Very dangerous leading to severe burns. C. Totally ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Ear candling: Ear candling = placement of lit, hollow, candle in external ear canal. This can be dangerous.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leto Quarles
22 years experience Family Medicine
Red ear wax: Coning and candling should not cause the ears to bleed, but earwax can sometimes be reddish-brown in color and look similar to dried blood. If you ar ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Hargan
22 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes: I was very skeptical, but it was very effective. I liked it.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Abel
25 years experience Pediatrics
Burns: Be very careful as there are many instances of burns to the ear as a result of "candling" the ears.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Extra bone: This is extra bone growth (exostosis) in the canal from the cold water. Nobody understands why it happens. It's not an infection like swimmer's ear.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Lets look inside: We'd need to look inside. It's probably wax try some ear drops to soften things up. It may fall out on its own. Don't use qtips. You may puncture ... Read More
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A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Arden
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Without : Without knowing anything else other than "ear noise" and " loud music" i would guess you have tinnitis secondary to some degree of acoustical trauma. ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
HOLD YOUR NOSE: and SWALLOW! Hope this helps! Dr Z
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Welker
26 years experience General Surgery
Chew gum: Or open you jaw as wide as you can. Closing your nose and mouth while blowing out can be dangerous if you do it too hard, you can rupture your eradrum ... Read More
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