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(860) 298-5925
219 Broad Street
Windsor, CT
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Herbal Life Distributor
(413) 782-9728
56 Aberdeen Rd
Springfield, MA
 
Advanced Nutrition
(413) 747-0110
451 Dickinson St
Springfield, MA
 
General Nutrition Center
(413) 747-5392
935 Riverdale St
West Springfield, MA
 
General Nutrition Center
(413) 525-0658
448 N Main St
East Longmeadow, MA
 
Choice Health
(413) 568-8333
307 E. Main St. Route 20
Westfield, MA

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Better Life Whole Foods
(413) 783-9424
1514 Allen St
Springfield, MA
 
Gnc
(413) 543-2756
1655 Boston Rd
Springfield, MA
 
Shaklee Products
(413) 789-1056
30 Federal Street Ext
Agawam, MA
 
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(413) 733-7375
1312 Memorial Ave
West Springfield, MA
 
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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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