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Ear Tubes

... Ear Tubes ...experienced at least one painful ear infection by the age of five. Many ear infections resolve on their own...antibiotics. Sometimes recurrent ear infections and/or persistent fluid in the middle ear may become a chronic problem leading to other issues such as hearing loss, poor school performance... In these cases, ...

Treating and Managing Ear Fluid

... Latest Research & Guidelines ... Treating and Managing Ear Fluid ... What Is Ear Fluid?
Ear fluid, also called otitis media...of mucus or liquid behind the ear drum without symptoms of infection... Is It Possible That the Ear Fluid Will Just Go Away on Its...time, such as after ...

Ear Fluid and Newborn Hearing Screening FAQs

... Latest Research & Guidelines ... Ear Fluid and Newborn Hearing Screening FAQs ...Babies Who Fail Their Newborn Hearing Screen Will Really Have Hearing Loss? ...who fail will have permanent hearing loss; overall, only about two...States are born deaf or hard of hearing. How ...

Understanding Ear Fluid

... Latest Research & Guidelines ... Understanding Ear Fluid ... What is Ear Fluid and How Common Is It?
Ear fluid, also called otitis media...of mucus or liquid behind the eardrum, without symptoms of an ear infection. Nearly all children get ear fluid at least once by school......

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Cochlear Implant Health

... Cochlear Implant Health ...
A cochlear implant is a device that can be used to improve hearing in people with a specific form of hearing loss known as sensorineural hearing loss (when sound cannot be...properly transmitted from the inner ear to the hearing portion of the brain). Cochlear implants are typically used for...people ...

Earaches

... Ears Earaches ... What Causes Earaches? What...
Earache, or pain in the ear, is common and can occur in both...
Earaches can be due to a problem with the ear or structures close to the ear. ...

Ears and Altitude (Barotrauma)

... Ears Ears and Altitude (Barotrauma) ...
Ear problems are one of the most common...eustachian tube in your middle ear is blocked due to altitude or...vacuum occurs. This stretches the eardrum and causes pain and occasionally...symptoms of barotrauma include:Ear pressureEar ...

Swimmer’s Ear (Otitis Externa)

... Ears ... Swimmer’s Ear (Otitis Externa) ... What Causes Swimmer’s Ear? What Are...
Swimmer’s ear (also called acute otitis externa...condition that affects the outer ear and ear canal that is caused by infection...after water gets trapped in your ear, ...

Speech and Language Development

... Latest Research & Guidelines ...
Also called ear fluid, OME can affect your child’s ability to hear normally. This hearing loss could affect speech and...especially when the fluid is in both ears and lasts a long time. This information...help you better understand how ear fluid might affect your child...to understand at the age of 3 years....

Nasopharyngeal Cancer

...the openings of the Eustachian tubes, which allow you to equalize the pressure in your ears. A small tumor in this location...cancer may include:Difficulty hearing through one ear and a sensation that the ear is cloggedDifficulty breathing...Treatment Options?
Early-stage nasopharyngeal cancer...amount of radiation received by nearby structures such as the salivary...cancer?Do ...