Ear Candling – Good or Bad for Your Ears?

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Ear Candling – Good or Bad for Your Ears?

Alternative Treatment – Ear Candling  | By Kristen Decelles, Audiologist WHAT IS EAR CANDLING? “Ear Candling” is described as an alternative form of therapy designed to pull earwax from the ears or even prevent sinus infections. Some people trace its origins to the Hopi Indians and their spiritual healing beliefs. HOW IS IT DONE? Ear […]

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Ask the Hearing Doctor

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ASK THE HEARING DOCTOR Question: Dr. Decelles, why is it that people say never to use Q-tips in my ears? Answer: People ask me this all the time! They even go on to say that, “It feels so good to clean my ears with a Q-tip after my shower.” The old rule is that the only thing […]

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Laurel or Yanny?

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Laurel or Yanny?

Has the Laurel vs. Yanny sound comparison showed up in your social media feed yet? Similar to last year’s Blue Dress vs. Brown Dress visual comparison – this one involves sound. An automated voice was recorded playing the word “Laurel” but some people heard “Yanny”. Why is this? Is there something wrong with the hearing […]

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