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A 42-year-old member asked:

I don't have swimmers ear anymore and don't want to have to suffer it again. what can i do when swimming to not get swimmers ear again?

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Dr. Tracey Leaver-Williams
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Ear drops: You can get commercial ear drops to prevent the water from sitting in your ear or place a few drops of rubbing alcohol in them after exiting the pool. The comercial drops have moisturizers in them in addition to the alcohol.
Last updated Jun 11, 2013

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