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Ear Candling Green Bay WI

Local resource for ear candling in Green Bay, WI. 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.

Frederic W Schmidt
(920) 965-4800
923 Eliza St
Green Bay, WI
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Jennifer B Lynch
(920) 965-4800
923 Eliza St
Green Bay, WI
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Otolaryngology

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James Richard Clemens
(920) 496-4700
1821 S Webster Ave
Green Bay, WI
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Sherwood W Vanderwoude
(920) 288-8230
2845 Greenbrier Rd Ste 220
Green Bay, WI
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Wisconsin Hearing Service
(920) 367-0557
1566 W Mason St Ste 2
Green Bay, WI
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Hearing AidsHearing instruments are available from several manufacturers. We will match technology to your needs and lifestyle, as well as your budget. We believe in providing the latest technology with the greatest of personalized care - this includes walking you through the adjustment period and providing you with education regarding hearing aid use and care. Aural Rehabilitation and auditory training are also part of the process that allows you to get the best use of your hearing and your hea
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Scott Matthew Hunt
(920) 496-4700
1715 Dousman St
Green Bay, WI
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Otolaryngology

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Mark Reinke
(920) 965-4800
923 Eliza St
Green Bay, WI
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Otolaryngology

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Jeffrey A Block
(920) 288-8230
2845 Greenbrier Rd Ste 220
Green Bay, WI
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Otolaryngology

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Diane M Mayland
(920) 288-8230
2845 Greenbrier Rd Ste 220
Green Bay, WI
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Michael K Case
(608) 782-7300
1836 South Ave
La Crosse, WI
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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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