Best Way to clean Your Ears: Article: Page 112

Best Way to clean Your Ears:

Generally people use q-tips in their ear and dig away, but it can be dangerous. You should only use cotton swabs on the outside of your ear. That is enough. Usually earwax naturally works its way out of the ear.

Your ears feel blocked up, excess wax can accumulate and make hearing difficult. that time using cotton swabs is better for primary cleaning. More than that earwax softeners can help you safely remove ear wax.

Even though in the primary level, use cotton swabs, that is primary cleaning method, if it crosses that limit, Consult a Ear specialist about your Ear, because ear is an important and sensitive in the body, So do not take direct decision yourself.

Earwax, or cerumen, is a self-cleaning agent produced by your body. It collects dirt, bacteria, and other debris. Usually, wax works its way out of ears, through chewing and other jaw motions.

Many peopel never need to clean their ears. When earwax reaches this level then it is called impaction.

You may experience symptoms like this, If you have impaction: -
* fulness or ringing in the ear, * aching in the affected ear
* an odor coming from the affected ear, * hearing problem in the ear
* a cough of dizziness.

Best Practices: -

Use cotton swabs only on the outside of your ear, try wiping the area with a warm washcloth.

Earwax softener: -
Consult your doctor before using this.
Many pharmacies sells eardrops that soften wax.
Ear drops are a solution that contains, mineral oil, baby oil, glycerin, peroxide, saline etc.

Safe way to remove Earwax: -
Ask your doctor to remove the wax,
Clean the outside of ear with a damp cloth.
Use Cotton swabs, do not insert them into the ear canal.
With doctor consultation use "earwax softener" for easier removal.
With doctor consultation use a syringe to irrigate your ears.

Preventions: -
Do not insert small objects in your ears. Limit your exposure to loud noises. Take periodic breaks from using your headphones.
Dry out your ears after swimming. Pay attention on any hearing changes with the use of certain medications, if change is there consult Ear Doctor.

If you notice sudden pain, loss of hearing, consult your doctor as soon as possible. This is the basic information for getting basic understanding regarding Ear Problems.

Wishing you all the best,