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Shield Yourself From 'Swimmer's Ear'
Title: Shield Yourself From 'Swimmer's Ear'Category: Health NewsCreated: 7/8/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/10/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Hearing General)
Source: MedicineNet Hearing General - July 10, 2017 Category: Audiology Source Type: news

Shield Yourself from'Swimmer's Ear '
Water left behind after a swim can give you a serious earache -- but not if you know what to do Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Ear Infections, Water Safety (Recreational) (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - July 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Shield Yourself From'Swimmer's Ear '
SATURDAY, July 8, 2017 -- It's high season for the painful infection known as swimmer's ear, but it shouldn't spoil your fun if you plan ahead. Swimmer's ear often happens when germy water stays in the ear after a dip in the pool or lake. The... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 8, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Otonomy's ear infection drug succeeds in late-stage trial
(Reuters) - Drug developer Otonomy Inc said on Thursday its drug to treat acute otitis externa (AOE), an infection in the outer ear canal, met the main goal in a late-stage trial. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Swimmer's Ear
Title: Swimmer's EarCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/26/2016 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Hearing General)
Source: MedicineNet Hearing General - September 26, 2016 Category: Audiology Source Type: news

Preventing Swimmer's Ear: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
If you've ever had it, you know swimmer's ear can make you pretty uncomfortable.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Laura Orvidas has tips on how to avoid swimmer's ear. To listen, click the link below. Preventing Swimmer's Ear (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - July 14, 2016 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Swimmer's Ear: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
A trip to the beach or pool can be a great way to spend a hot summer day, unless you come home with swimmer's ear.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Laura Orvidas tell us what swimmer's ear really is. To listen, click the link below. Swimmer's Ear (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - July 13, 2016 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Swimmer's itch and swimmer's ear — Oh, the joys of summer
Calgary doctor and CBC health contributor Dr. Raj Bhardwaj tells us about some of the nasty things you can pick up in pools, rivers and lakes this summer. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - June 22, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Calgary Source Type: news

How to Prevent Painful Swimmer's Ear
Simple steps after a day in the water help prevent infection, expert says Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Children's Health, Ear Infections, Water Safety (Recreational) (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - June 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Prevent Painful Swimmer's Ear
Title: How to Prevent Painful Swimmer's EarCategory: Health NewsCreated: 6/18/2016 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/20/2016 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Hearing General)
Source: MedicineNet Hearing General - June 20, 2016 Category: Audiology Source Type: news

How to Prevent Painful Swimmer's Ear
Simple steps after a day in the water help prevent infection, expert says Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Children's Health, Ear Infections, Water Safety (Recreational) (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - June 18, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to Prevent Painful Swimmer's Ear
SATURDAY, June 18, 2016 -- Swimmer's ear -- a common summertime problem among children -- is easy to prevent, an expert says. "Swimmer's ear is a bacterial or fungal infection caused by water caught in the ear canal. The tell-tale signs are swelling... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 18, 2016 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

What Are Complications of Cerumen?
Discussion Cerumen or ear wax is produced in the outer third of the external auditory canal. It contains exfoliated squamous epithelium along with waxy substances. It is controlled by autosomal alleles and has two main phenotypes – “wet” cerumen which is dominant and common in Caucasian and African populations, and “dry” cerumen which is recessive and found more often in Asian populations. Cerumen protects the external canal and has some antibacterial and antifungal properties including against strains of Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeroginosis, and Candida albicans. Staphylococcus aure...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - May 23, 2016 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

5 Mistakes You're Making Cleaning Your Ears
By Jacqueline Andriakos Earwax is, well, pretty gross, so it's no wonder most of us reach for cotton swabs on a regular basis. But here's the rub: There's a good chance you're putting your ears and your hearing at risk with every wax removal attempt. Why? The eardrum and the little bones of the middle ear--called ossicles--are easy to damage (ouch), and may even require surgery to fix (double ouch), explains Boris Chernobilsky, MD, assistant clinical professor of otolaryngology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City. "In the worst case scenario, damage to the ossicles can result in a leak of f...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - March 22, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Managing Acute Otitis Externa: The Latest GuidelinesManaging Acute Otitis Externa: The Latest Guidelines
Four clinical cases illustrate the latest research and guidelines on the diagnosis and management of acute otitis externa. Medscape Family Medicine (Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines)
Source: Medscape Nurses Headlines - March 2, 2016 Category: Nursing Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Clinical Case Source Type: news

Health Tip: Triggers of Swimmer's Ear
Title: Health Tip: Triggers of Swimmer's EarCategory: Health NewsCreated: 7/27/2015 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/27/2015 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Hearing General)
Source: MedicineNet Hearing General - July 27, 2015 Category: Audiology Source Type: news

Swimmer's Ear: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
A trip to the beach or pool can be a great way to spend a hot summer day, unless you come home with swimmer's ear.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Laura Orvidas tell us what swimmer's ear really is. To listen, click the link below. Swimmer's Ear (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - June 11, 2015 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

New Drug Approved for Acute Otitis Externa (FREE)
By Kristin J. Kelley Edited by André Sofair, MD, MPH, and William E. Chavey, MD, MS The FDA has approved fluoroquinolone antimicrobial drops (finafloxacin otic suspension, marketed as … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - December 19, 2014 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

FDA Approves Xtoro to Treat Swimmer's Ear
Source: Food and Drug Administration Related MedlinePlus Page: Ear Infections (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - December 18, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Swimmer's Ear Gets New Drug
(MedPage Today) -- FDA approves Xtoro (finafloxacin otic suspension). (Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics)
Source: MedPage Today Pediatrics - December 18, 2014 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

FDA approves Xtoro to treat swimmer’s ear
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Xtoro (finafloxacin otic suspension), a new drug used to treat acute otitis externa, commonly known as swimmer’s ear. (Source: Food and Drug Administration)
Source: Food and Drug Administration - December 17, 2014 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Updated Acute Otitis Externa Guideline Garners AAFP Endorsement
The Academy has endorsed an acute otitis externa guideline from the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation that provides evidence-based treatment recommendations and places particular emphasis on patient education and counseling. (Source: AAFP News)
Source: AAFP News - November 5, 2014 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Preventing Swimmer's Ear: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Laura Orvidas has some tips on how to prevent swimmer's ear. To listen, click the link below. Swimmer's Ear Prevention (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - June 13, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Swimmer's Ear: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute
In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Laura Orvidas provides a look inside a common problem; swimmer's ear. To listen, click the link below. Swimmers Ear (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - May 29, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Avoid Antibiotics in Pill Form for 'Swimmer's Ear,' New Guidelines Say
Title: Avoid Antibiotics in Pill Form for 'Swimmer's Ear,' New Guidelines SayCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/3/2014 2:36:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 2/4/2014 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Hearing General)
Source: MedicineNet Hearing General - February 4, 2014 Category: Audiology Source Type: news

Acute Otitis Externa Guidelines Released (FREE)
By Kelly Young The American Academy of Otolaryngology — Head and Neck Surgery Foundation has released updated guidelines on diagnosing and treating acute otitis externa (AOE) in patients aged 2 years and older. Among … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - February 4, 2014 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Avoid Antibiotics in Pill Form for 'Swimmer's Ear,' New Guidelines Say
Instead, use antibacterial or antibiotic eardrops, experts advise Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Antibiotics, Ear Infections (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - February 3, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Life coach: can I swim without earplugs?
Our health experts answer your questions. This week: a swimmer's ear problems and losing weight with IBS     (Source: Telegraph Health)
Source: Telegraph Health - October 22, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: life coach earplugs swimmer's ear health gluten intolerance ibs Source Type: news

Life coach: can I swim without earplugs?
Our health experts answer your questions. This week: a swimmer's ear problems and losing weight with IBS     (Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice)
Source: The Telegraph : Health Advice - October 22, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: life coach earplugs swimmer's ear health gluten intolerance ibs Source Type: news

Treating Swimmer's Ear Just Got Simpler, Embargoed for January 19, 2010, 7:01 p.m. EDT
01/19/2010, (Source: Health Behavior News Service)
Source: Health Behavior News Service - April 13, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Common Is Bullous Myringitis?
Discussion Bullous myringitis (BM) is felt to be a variation of acute otitis media (AOM) with more severe symptoms. Bullae (blisters or “balloons”) on the tympanic membrane occur between the outer epithelial layer and middle fibrous layers of the tympanic membrane. The exact reason for this is unknown but felt to be probably due to a strong inflammatory reaction in the middle ear begun by viral or bacterial pathogens. The pain is felt to be due to irritation of the highly innervated outer epithelial layer. The most common pathogens are the same as AOM but Streptococcus pneumoniae is detected more often. The bul...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - April 8, 2013 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Donna M. D'Alessandro, M.D. Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Treating Swimmer's Ear Just Got Simpler
01/19/2010, - (Source: Health Behavior News Service)
Source: Health Behavior News Service - January 20, 2010 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news