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Summer’s here – so is swimmer’s ear. 4 tips to treat and prevent it

June 18, 2016

Summer’s here – so is swimmer’s ear. 4 tips to treat and prevent it

By Amy Albin Amy Albin

For many kids, spending hours in the water this summer can bring on a painful infection of the external ear canal called swimmer’s ear. One study published in the journal Environmental Health estimated that there are at least 128 million swimming events in natural waters in the U.S. each year.  This exposure could result in […]

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