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Ear Wax Prevention Topeka KS

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Health Food Mart
(785) 235-9710
21st & Washburn
Topeka, KS
 
Nikken Wellness Consultant
(785) 232-1319
807 S Kansas Ave
Topeka, KS
 
General Nutrition Center
(785) 272-7484
1801 SW Wanamaker Rd
Topeka, KS
 
Shaklee Products Distributor
(785) 286-1808
1014 NW 39th St
Topeka, KS
 
Ovidio Vasquez
2001 SW Jewell Avenue
Topeka, KS
Services
Sports Nutrition
Membership Organizations
International Society of Sports Nutrition

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Juice Stop
(785) 272-2177
5327 SW 21st St
Topeka, KS
 
Topeka Natural Food Co Op
(785) 235-2309
503 SW Washburn Ave
Topeka, KS
 
Family Nutrition Store
(785) 266-7779
2501 SE California Ave
Topeka, KS
 
P & L Emu Products
(785) 986-6726
11874 S Rd
Hoyt, KS
 
Elizabeth A Davis
(785) 354-9591
3520 SW 6th Ave,# B
Topeka, KS
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

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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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