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ear pain

Ears, Nose & Throat
October 20, 2020

Can loud noise really make you deaf?

With no background noise and nobody but yourself to consider, listening to your favourite tunes through your earphones sounds so much better. However, cranking up the volume can damage your hearing. 
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Ears, Nose & Throat
October 8, 2018

How to heal an ear infection

Do your ears feel sore? Have trouble hearing? You may have an ear infection. Ear infections are caused by bacteria, viruses and occasionally (but hardly ever), yeast. An ear infection can happen in your outer ear, your inner ear or your middle ear. Outer ear infection An outer ear infection happens when the skin tissue that covers your ear canal becomes infected, usually with bacteria. This can happen if you spend a lot of time in water (e.g. pools and the ocean). It also happens if you’ve injured your ear canal by inserting objects in it (e.g. a cotton earbud…
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