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Ear Candling Dubuque IA

Local resource for ear candling in Dubuque, IA. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to ear candling, earwax removal supplies, ear drops, and ear cleaners, as well as advice and content on ear wax, ear infections, and hearing loss.

Thomas J Benda
(563) 588-0506
310 N Grandview Ave
Dubuque, IA
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Otolaryngology

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Craig Charles Herther
(563) 588-0506
310 N Grandview Ave
Dubuque, IA
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Otolaryngology

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Gregory Joseph White
(563) 588-0506
310 N Grandview Ave
Dubuque, IA
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Otolaryngology

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Dubuque Otolaryngology
(888) 430-8029
310 N Grandview Ave
Dubuque, IA
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Allergy & sinus relief: complete & convenientSinus headaches, stuffy noses, allergy symptoms... most of us get them from time to time. But when sinus pain and pressure or serious allergy problems start interfering with your quality of life, it’s definitely time to see us. Our doctors, particularly Drs. Benda and White, offer the latest medical treatment and state-of-the-art surgical care to treat even the toughest sinus problems. Dr. Benda, our allergy specialist, and our allergy clinic te
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SundayClosed
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David V Wagner
(712) 234-8787
2730 Pierce St
Sioux City, IA
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Otolaryngology

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Louis Peter Alt
(563) 584-3475
1000 Langworthy St
Dubuque, IA
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Otolaryngology

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Timothy A King
(563) 584-3475
1000 Langworthy St
Dubuque, IA
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Otolaryngology

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Hobart H Bosworth
(608) 348-4330
1450 Eastside Rd
Platteville, WI
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Otolaryngology

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Southwest Health Center
(608) 433-9488
1400 Eastside Rd Attn: Audiology
Platteville, WI
Hours
SundayClosed ,Monday07:30 AM - 05:00 PM ,Tuesday07:30 AM - 05:00 PM ,Wednesday07:30 AM - 05:00 PM ,Thursday07:30 AM - 05:00 PM ,Friday07:30 AM - 05:00 PM ,SaturdayClosed
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Corey Mineck
(515) 222-7761
1601 Nw 114th St
Clive, IA
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Otolaryngology

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Ear Candling�Good or Bad?

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December 13, 2005: 3:59 pm: Dr. Neil Ear Problems

Ear Candling–Good or Bad?

by Neil Bauman, Ph.D.

A man asked:

What is your opinion regarding ear candling? Do you consider it to be safe or not?

The plain truth is that ear candling is not effective. Proponents claim it can cure conditions such as hearing loss, tinnitus, vertigo, Meniere’s disease and a host of other conditions.

A number of years ago, I investigated ear candling. In the course of my research, I couldn’t find any proven good that it does. As a result, I don’t recommend anyone wasting their money on ear candling.

As to its safety, you are literally playing with fire–and when you play with fire you can get burned as a result. Don’t kid yourself, it does happen.

Audiologist Heather Shenk has written an excellent article on ear candling called “Ear Candling: A Fool Proof Method, or Proof of Foolish Methods?” Her article gives the history of ear candling from ancient times to the present, its supposed benefits and what really happens when you ear candle. Read this article before either your wallet or your ears get burned.

Her article is at http://www.audiologyonline.com/articles/arc_disp.asp?article_id=1501 .

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