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  • EarHelp
    Re: Ear Infection
    @LisaS - it must be awful for you to go through such pain consistently. Unfortunately, we are unable to give direct medical advice, so there is not…
    10 November 2014
  • LisaS
    Re: Ear Infection
    I suffered with ear infections as a child (a lot) but nothing was ever done, just the usual antibiotics etc. They went away for most of my teens but I…
    7 November 2014
  • cookie
    Re: Ear Infection
    Hi. I have had a ear infection for 5 months and it makes my whole left side sore do you have any ideas as it is making my bone behind my ear hurt too.…
    27 September 2014
  • jps
    Re: Ear Infection
    @patty, if the prescribed drugs don't make it any better then you need to go back to your GP.
    19 August 2014
  • Patty
    Re: Ear Infection
    I have a ear infection in my left ear also my left hand side of my face is slightly swollen and inflamed and painfull doctor prescribed Flucloxacillin…
    19 August 2014
  • phyl
    Re: Cholesteatoma
    my grandson was born with a unilayeral cateract he also has earing problems he is now 3 years old and seems to have ear infections all the time , and…
    25 July 2014
  • Robbie
    Re: Cholesteatoma
    After my Cholesteatoma Surgery , I loss partial sense of taste. My question is this a normal occurance and is there any treatment for this?
    22 July 2014
  • Bryce_32
    Re: Can Ear Wax Be Removed by Vacuum?
    Yes the ENT that I go to in St. Peters, MO does uses a vacuum type device to remove wax and it has worked very well for me,…
    3 July 2014
  • sants
    Re: Can Earphones Damage Your Hearing?
    Best advice is to use old model nokia earphones
    30 June 2014
  • CJL
    Re: Do you Have a Ruptured Eardrum?
    @Mosey: just read your post about your left ear roaring noise, like a helicopter. Wow! I just described what's going on for me…
    4 June 2014
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