Hearing

  • Diving Ear Plugs
    Swimming or diving ear plugs fill an important place in any aquatic sportsperson's bag of gear. Though they are smaller than anything except possibly a nose clip, the importance or ear plugs cannot b....
  • Ear Ache Treatments
    Depending on the cause of your ear pain, there are various treatments that can help ease the discomfort. Otitis media, also known as a middle ear infection, usually requires treatment with an antibio....
  • Swimmers Ear
    Swimmer's ear, or otitis externa, is a painful infection that affects the ear canal. There is this misconception that you must swim in a pool or the ocean to get swimmer's ear. The truth is that an....
  • Best Ear Plugs
    The best ear plugs aren't necessarily the most expensive. Some specialty earplugs can cost nearly 200 dollars, but may not be the most effective at eliminating sound. Luckily, there are a wide varie....
  • Ear Plugs For Swimming
    It's easy to underestimate the importance of ear plugs for swimming or other aquatic uses. They're tiny, easy to forget about, and to some, a hassle to wear. But comfortable ear protection can be th....
  • Ear Care
    Fortunately, our ears are designed to be self-sufficient, and we do not have to do much to care for them. Keeping this in mind, it is also important to realize that ear infections do happen, especial....
  • Swimmers Ear Cures
    If you are suffering from the itching and pain associated with swimmer's ear, you can obtain relief from prescription antibiotic eardrops. Your doctor may also choose to prescribe a corticosteroid to....
  • Wax Ear Plugs
    The first wax ear plugs were invented in ancient times. Amazingly, little has changed since. Wax is still used, along with fibrous materials such as cotton, to produce high quality hearing protectio....
  • Comfortable Ear Plugs
    It's true: it can be difficult to find comfortable ear plugs. Most seem awkward at first, and first impressions can be important when deciding what will be the best hearing protection for you. Not ....
  • Ear Drops
    There are a couple of different types of ear drops that you can use to decrease the pain associated with an ear infection. Over-the-counter ear drops are not going to clear up an ear infection, but t....