Ear care

What Causes Eardrum Rupture? – Know Eays To Treat It!

By Dr. Ajay Doiphode, Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) An eardrum rupture or perforation is a little gap or tear in your eardrum and the tympanic membrane. The tympanic membrane is a thin tissue that partitions the canal of the middle ear and outer ear. This layer vibrates when sound waves enter your ear. The…

9 Symptoms Of Swimmer’s Ear

By, Dr. Geeta Kathuria, Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Swimmer’s ear is an infection that occurs in the ear canal that connects the eardrum to the outer ear. It is basically caused from the leftover water inside the ear after swimming. This creates an environment which facilitates a breeding ground for bacteria. Various particles…

Otitis Media in Children: Symptoms & Diagnosis

  By, Dr. Vivek Kumar Pathak, Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Otitis Media is a form of ear infection that occurs due to inflammation of the middle ear. The Eustachian tube that runs through the middle ear to the back of your throat gets blocked or becomes swollen, trapping fluids inside the ear. The…

Ear Pain And Hearing Loss – Know Everything About It!

By Dr. (Major) Vipin Kakar Retd, Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) An earache is a problem we often have but don’t pay much attention to. Like that minor leak in the pipes which later turn into major ones, your earache might lead to a number of complications including hearing loss. You can take a…

Otitis Externa: What You Need To Know?

By Dr. Rahul Bhargava, Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT) Swimmer’s ear is an infection that occurs in the ear canal that connects the eardrum to the outer ear. It is basically caused from the leftover water inside the ear after swimming. This creates an environment which facilitates a breeding ground for bacteria. Various particles…