How Noise Pollution Hurts You 

Loud background noise, or noise pollution, doesn’t just hurt your hearing. Your heart and sleep are at risk, too. Here’s what you should know.

How to Remove Earwax  

Wax buildup can lead to hearing loss, but it should be properly removed to prevent damage to your eardrum and ear canal.

Take Care with Nasal Sprays 

If you use a medicated nasal spray for more than 3 days in a row, you may develop rebound rhinitis medicamentosa (RM) when you do stop using the spray.

What Is Tinnitus? 

Damage to your hearing from noise can cause tinnitus — phantom sounds like ringing or buzzing coming from nowhere. The problem affects about 15 percent of adults.

Inner Ear Infection Symptoms 

Inner ear infection symptoms, which strike adults more often than children, can cause worrisome problems, including dizziness and feeling off-balance.