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Hi. Can tinnitus cause weakness and headaches. Off late the ringing and whistling sound has increased a lot in my left hear. I can hear it even when the fan is in high speed making a lot of noise itself. Can this be cured or reduced. It is also very irritating. Can any tests be done to know for the cause or cure for it. Also there any home remedies to reduce it. Im taking good and proper healthy foods but still feel weak. Please guide and help.
From the past 2-3 days blood is coming along with bulgum from my nose! Is it sign of a cancer? I have stopped smoking 1 month ago and was a casual smoker not chain!
Hi, since yesterday evening I am feeling pain in my left ear. I think am going to get a pimple/acne inside my ear canal. Is there any ointment or tablet that I can take to subside it? Please suggest. Thanks.
Hi sir. I'm having ear pain. I went to doctor. He said. Have infection. Want to do suction. Then they did after that they applied some medicine in it. It's little hurt to me. And gave some medicines. After that I can't hear clearly. I have some different sounds from hear. I can hear everything but it's different what should I do.
I am 24 years old recently I got endoscopy checkup reports came Like I have Erosive Gastropathy I am using medicines since one month & for last few days in morning times while splitting or in flume small amount of light red blood come out from my mouth light throat and chest pain I don't have cough any suggestion.
I am feeling vertigo. Doctor said that his is due to ear bone unbalancing because I went to hilly location and will relieve in some time automatically but it has been 3 months I am feeling sometime this situation again during work or movement. Not feeling normal. Please tell me cure.
Honourable doctors, I am feeling pain in my throat due to tonsils and it seems like tonsils are getting soothing, my age is 17 I have this problem since childhood but persists in 6 months and since 2 days I am feeling pain when I eat something. Please suggest. Thanks.
I have been constantly suffering from throat pain for the past few days and there is no sign of recovery inspite of having antibiotics. What should I do?
I am 53 years old male. I snore a lot during night sleep. Please suggest effective remedy for the same. I weigh 93 Kgs leading active life with no Sugar.
I am 70 years male having ear problem. Fungus is being generated in the left year resulting in hitching severely. This problem is since 2-3 years used otocin-o with some cream (name forgot) given good result. Once again same problem please advice.
How I can cure myself from cough and throat pain. And I had also pain in my feet due to some bhoriya.
Cotton swabs or cotton buds, are commonly used in our daily lifestyle. Many people use it for various purposes, such as make-up, bacterial culture, and most commonly for extracting wax and debris from the ear. Even though they are sometimes handy in our busy schedule, they usually cause much more harm than benefits.
How are they misused?
Cotton buds are toothpick like pieces made of wood, plastic, or rolled paper, which have cotton stuck at both ends with a roundish edge. It came into existence during the 1920s for a safe purpose of ear cleaning by Leo Gerstenzang, when he saw his wife cleaning their baby’s ear with a toothpick. And, til now they are used by the general population for ear cleaning, but these hardly remove the outer debris which is stuck near the outer edges. Impressing it inside the ear canal only does further damage, by forcing the inner wax further inside. Sometimes extensive force also causes damage to the ear drums.
How does it cause the damage?
Applying a tool like the cotton bud inside the ear with hands usually creates a force that impresses upon the eardrum, also accumulating the surrounding earwax to that area, resulting in impaction of the wax. The force applied most often, if not always, causes a damage to the ear drums, which might cause severe pain, also leading to leakage, causing improper balance, deafness, and certain similar abnormalities.
Although we are worried about cleaning our ears, it doesn’t really require our notice, since our usual showers allow an adequate quantity of water to enter the ears and clean the accumulated debris automatically. The structure, in which our ear canal is designed, is usually naturally assisting in cleaning up the unusual wax around the ear.
If there is an uncontrollable build up of earwax that is not cleaned off normally, you can always consult an ENT or any general physician and get it cleaned under medical surveillance, which is best advised.
Doctors and medical practitioners all around the world have been trying to spread the message of preventing the use of cotton buds for ear cleaning. It is important that the message reach the greater part of the population. Spread it to your family, your closest friends, their friends, and as further, you can reach!