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E is for Earwax

It’s best to keep those hairpins, pens, q-tips and anything else you use, far away from your ear canal. Small items can easily get stuck in the canal or puncture the eardrum. “Tip”: use a wet cloth over your finger, and that’s the deepest you should clean. If you notice that your hearing feels worse or are experiencing discomfort, see a professional for assistance. Click for a short video demonstrating why q-tips are bad for you! http://www.techinsider.io/q-tips-clean-ears-health-2016-6

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Just an audiologist trying to share useful information and personalize the process of achieving better hearing- no matter what stage of life you are in. I'm a daughter, granddaughter, wife and mother, which shapes my outlook on healthcare and life. Feel free to pick my brain :)

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