Ear Infections

Here's how to recognize the signs of an ear infection. Learn about treatment and risk of repeated infections. Plus: Everything you ever wanted to know about ear tubes.

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The Right Way To Handle Your Kid's Earwax
Listen up: That earwax creeping out of your kid's ears may not be pretty, but the right way to remove it is to just let it be. Here's why.
Fewer Babies Are Getting Ear Infections—Here's Why
The rate of ear infections in infants is dropping for a suprising reason.
How to Protect Baby's Hearing
Little ears need lots of attention. Here's how to make sure your baby's hearing is on track.
Ear Infection Symptoms in Babies and Toddlers
From fever to drainage, learn the signs of an ear infection in toddlers and infants so you can nip this common childhood ailment in the bud.
Earache Symptoms and Treatment
Learn what causes earaches and how to alleviate the symptoms.
Baby's Earwax Buildup
A buildup of earwax in baby's ears can certainly be unpleasant, and it can be difficult to determine when to take action for a serious condition. We've asked a few experts to explain what earwax is, how it's helpful to your baby, and when to call the doctor.

More Ear Infections

Ear Infection Treatment: The Scoop on Antibiotics, Ear Tubes and Everything in Between
Ever wonder what goes into the decision to prescribe antibiotics for an ear infection or to wait it out? Our experts weigh in on the right way to treat an ear infection.
5 Things All Moms Should Know About Ear Infections
From knowing the difference between baby ear infection symptoms vs. teething pain to understanding just why a burst ear drum isn't as scary as it sounds, our experts are here to up your IQ on ear infections.