By: Terry Graedon July 9, 2018 4 Comments
    Preventing Swimmer’s Ear in People and Dog…

    Swimmers may sometimes have to deal with a painful infection in the outer part of the ear. Otitis externa hurts when you wiggle the ear. Usually the problem can be traced to fungi or bacteria prolifer…

    By: Terry Graedon May 28, 2018 10 Comments
    Easy Ways to Prevent Swimmer’s Ear

    In many parts of the country, Memorial Day marks the beginning of summer and swim season. Avid swimmers can't wait to jump into the pool, lake or river. But this activity can lead to infections in the…

    By: Terry Graedon May 23, 2016 3 Comments
    How to Avoid Swimmer’s Ear

    When water gets into the ears from a bathtub, lake or swimming pool, there is a risk that it could encourage an infection in the outer ear. Because this type of infection is so common among people who…

    By: Terry Graedon July 28, 2014 3 Comments
    Triathlete Has Simple Remedy to Prevent Pain fro…

    Q. When I was training for triathlons I was told to mix a solution of alcohol, vinegar and glycerin in a squirt bottle. After swimming I would shake the bottle and apply a few drops in each ear, letti…