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Healthy Living
(863) 452-5793
1016 US Highway 27 S
Avon Park, FL
 
Health Food Store
(863) 385-8995
301 US Highway 27 N
Sebring, FL
 
Apple A Day
(863) 386-0110
2938 US Highway 27 S
Sebring, FL
 
Herablife Independent
(863) 471-0441
2131 Lakeview Dr
Sebring, FL

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Reynaldo L Descalso, MD
(863) 453-7579
1299 W Stratford Rd
Avon Park, FL
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of The East, Ramon Magsaysay Mem Med Ctr, Quezon City
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Florida Hosp Heartland Div, Sebring, Fl; Highlands Reg Med Ctr, Sebring, Fl

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Health Scoop The
(863) 402-0065
4221 Sun N Lake Blvd
Sebring, FL
 
Vitamin Shoppe
(772) 978-7219
6280 20th Street
Sebring, FL
 
Lois Wakeland Independent Herbalife Distributor
(863) 453-7395
1155 S Hickory Trl
Avon Park, FL

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DeLores R Garcia-Chung
(863) 452-3000
950 County Road 17a W
Avon Park, FL
Specialty
Internal Medicine

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David L Holmes, DO
(863) 382-2242
2398 Hartford Dr
Avon Park, FL
Specialties
General Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Nova Se Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, Ft Lauderdale Fl 33328
Graduation Year: 1985

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Hearing Loss Help » Three Causes of Ear Wax Build-up

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June 18, 2008: 8:57 am: Dr. Neil Ear Problems

Three Causes of Ear Wax Build-up

by Neil Bauman, Ph.D.

A lady asked:

What kinds of things cause excessive ear wax to build up?

I can think of 3 reasons for ear wax build-up.

1. In my book “ Ototoxic Drugs Exposed ” I list 4 drugs that have the side effect of causing excess ear wax production. If you are taking any of these drugs, that could be the reason for your excessive ear wax. These drugs are Acitretin, Infliximab, Ritonavir and Rofecoxib.

2. For some people, just wearing hearing aids (either in-the-ear hearing aids, or behind-the-ear aids with ear molds can cause your body to really step up the production of ear wax. In addition, hearing aids/ear molds prevent this wax from naturally working its way out, and it fact, push it further down the ear canal.

3. You may be lacking in essential fatty acids (EFAs). People that are deficient in certain essential fatty acids can have either excessive ear wax or dry, flaky ears. Apparently the essential fatty acids help control ear canal inflammation. In this case, it is the inflammation that is responsible for the excessive ear wax.

According to Dr. Andrew Rubman, ND, the director of the, Southbury Clinic for Traditional Medicines in CT, taking one tablespoon of flax oil or 2,000 mg of fish oil daily corrects most EFA deficiencies. (Source: Bottom Line Secrets Newsletter, May 7, 2008.)

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