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I've just had a bath, got water in my ear, and now I can't hear properly. Anything I can do?

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Dr. Helena Bentley
Pediatrics

In brief: Water in ears

Tilt head to drain excess water. You may also put a cotton ball at opening of canal to soak up excess water. Be careful not to go deep in the canal.

In brief: Water in ears

Tilt head to drain excess water. You may also put a cotton ball at opening of canal to soak up excess water. Be careful not to go deep in the canal.
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