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Home Remedies for Earwax

Home Remedies for Earwax

Earwax is also known as cerumen in medical terms. It is a natural substance produced by the ear glands. It protects and lubricates the ear. It also has antibacterial properties which protects the ears from bacteria and other external agents. Earwax is slowly accumulated in the ears which mainly comprises of earwax and skin cells. It is transported from the eardrum to the ear opening where it can be easily removed. Reasons for Earwax Accumulation Blockage or impaction of earwax may be caused due to the accumulation of earwax deep inside the ear canal due to the following reasons. Using…

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Home Remedies for Ear Discharge

Home Remedies for Ear Discharge

Ear discharge is also known as otorrhea in medical terms. It corresponds to any fluid that comes from the infected ears. It is very commonly seen in people of all ages. Even infants and small children can get this problem. The type of ear fluid determines the underlying health problem. The drainage from the ear is usually earwax that is produced by the body naturally. Reasons for Ear Discharge The following are the possible reasons for ear discharge. Ruptured eardrum Injury Trauma to the ear canal Infection in the middle ear Eczema Skin irritations in the ear canal Swimmer’s ear…

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Home Remedies for Clogged Ears

Home Remedies for Clogged Ears

Clogged ears refer to the blockage of ear canals that leads to muffed hearing. It has nothing to do with hearing loss or actual hearing ability. It occurs when the Eustachian tube does not open and close properly to regulate and equalize the pressure between the middle ear and the pressure in the atmosphere outside the ear. Symptoms of Clogged Ears The following are the symptoms of a clogged ear, Reduced hearing capacity Popping sensation in the ear Windy sound inside the ear Feeling of having mucus or liquid in the ear Common Factors Causing Clogged Ears The following are…

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