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7 easy ways to get water out of your ear

7 easy ways to get water out of your ear

Having water trapped in your ear is a common occurrence that can happen to anyone. Normally, the wax present in the ear canal prevents fluid from going deep inside the ear. When it doesn’t, don’t panic and act straight away.

If left untreated, fluid in the ear can cause hearing loss, cyst formation, eardrum inflammation and other complications. This is why it is important to get rid of fluid in the ears as soon as possible. 

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