Health Tips: Take these precautions to avoid ear infection
Germs and viral diseases rear their heads during monsoon. Therefore, it is very important to take care of health in this season. Especially ear, nose, throat diseases are found during this period. There are many types of ear infections including cold, cough, skin diseases. Ignoring ear disease can also cause major damage to the ear.
Fungal ear infection is a common problem during monsoon. However, neglecting it or not getting proper treatment can lead to many other problems, including permanent damage to the eardrum. Cerumen is produced in glands in our ears and its appearance can vary from person to person.
In the ears of some people, it remains in a thin state. In some ears it is a bit hard and in some it is more dry and hard. Cerumen acts as a natural protection for the ears and prevents external dust and bacteria from entering the inner ear. But, when the humidity in the atmosphere increases during monsoon, it often absorbs the moisture and swells. This causes blockage in the ear canal. This also increases the chances of the ear becoming blocked and sometimes painful or itchy or infected.
Even the earbuds are not secure. Many times people clean the earwax with hair tweezers, matches and other things. Using hair tweezers can damage the skin inside the ear, even the eardrum. Ear buds are also not a safe way to clean the ears. Because of its use, earwax often goes into the ear instead of coming out. Our body is designed in such a way that almost all the internal organs of the body are cleaned automatically. Also, if there is a lot of stool in the ear, then it automatically comes out of the ear.
But if for some reason this is not possible, then do not use anything that causes damage to the ear. Instead of self-medicating, see a doctor. Is. Experts rather than self-medicate