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home remedies to cure ear infection and avoid drugs?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
NO: There are no proven home remedies that cure middle ear infections. Remember studies properly done using comparison groups demonstrate ear infections may get better with no interventions at all. Recent research proves efficacy of antibiotics. I have seen no comparable proof for home remedies such as chiropractery, candling etc.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013

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