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La Montanita Coop Food Market
(505) 863-5383
105 E Coal Ave
Gallup, NM
 
Healingifts Com
(505) 863-3772
912 E Aztec Ave
Gallup, NM
 
Annette Leger
(505) 863-7000
1901 Redrock Dr
Gallup, NM
Services
Diabetes Education, Nutrition Counseling, Weight Management, Diet Plan, Sports Nutrition, First Consultation, Weight Loss
Hours
Sunday:Closed
Monday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday:Closed

Christopher B Thomas
(505) 726-6980
650 Vanden Bosch Pkwy
Gallup, NM
Specialty
Family Practice

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George L Sanders
(505) 722-1000
516 E. Nizhoni Blvd.
Gallup, NM
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease

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General Nutrition Centers
(505) 863-3970
1300 W I-40 Frontage Rd
Gallup, NM
 
Gallup Navajo Wic Clinic
(505) 722-4767
915 W Coal Ave
Gallup, NM
 
Sonja R Baca
(505) 863-7250
1910 Redrock Dr
Gallup, NM
Services
Diabetes Education, Nutrition Counseling, Weight Management, Diet Plan, Sports Nutrition, First Consultation, Weight Loss
Hours
Sunday:Closed
Monday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday:9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday:Closed

David Emanuel Green
(505) 722-1000
516 E. Nizhoni Blvd
Gallup, NM
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Internal Medicine

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Aedra D wenger Andrade
(505) 863-3120
610 N 5th St
Gallup, NM
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Family Practice

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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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