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Be Careful With Cotton Swabs in Your Child's Ears

Mommy Nearest | Posted 08.03.2014 | Parents
Mommy Nearest

I always use safety swabs when I clean my daughter's ears -- the ones with the funny shaped tip that can only go a tiny bit into the ear canal. Except for the one time I didn't.

LISTEN: How Old Are Your Ears?

Posted 11.11.2013 | Fifty

'Huh?' 'Come Again?' If you find yourself asking these questions more and more or if you often can't hear your cell phone ring, you might want to ...

China's Military: Here We Are!

Christopher Burgess | Posted 07.10.2013 | Politics
Christopher Burgess

Do we listen to the DoD or to the PRC government and Senior Colonel Wang XinJun, a researcher at the Academy of Military Sciences in Beijing, who recently stated, "The Chinese government and armed forces have never sanctioned hacking activities"?

Why I Won't Give Up Big Baubles For Simple Studs

Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Dana Oliver

While my morning routine has shorten and my earlobes aren't as saggy thanks to the simplicity of studs, I find myself giving into the temptation of heavy earrings collecting dust in my jewelry box. Besides, big baubles worn on a Saturday night every so often won't hurt.

3 Reasons To Give Up Heavy Earrings

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Model at Dimitri by Dimitrios Panagiotopoulos fashion show during Berlin Fashion Week on July 7, 2010. Photo: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images ...

The Common Ailment of Cockroach-in-Ear

Priya Malhotra | Posted 10.24.2011 | Chicago
Priya Malhotra

I'm not easily grossed out. This is why I'm in medical school. I won't be able to reply with a heteronormative "ew!" if a patient shows me an infected wound, complains of bloody stools, or vomits on my Cole Haans.

Can You Hear Me Now? Or Do You Just Get a Ringing or Buzzing Noise?

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 08.20.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

You take off your headphones and... ring! Your ears buzz. Or hiss. Or rumble. It's called tinnitus and almost everyone deals with it. It's usually a temporary annoyance -- but for some, the ringing never stops.

Surfer Dude Health Hazards -- Just When You Thought It Was Safe To...

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

The waves are likely to get a lot more populated in the coming weeks, and moments of exuberance and bliss along the coastline can be ruined by heath hazard.

Hi, Dumbo

Juliet Linley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Juliet Linley

Is subjecting a kid to a plastic surgery operation to avoid potential bullying really necessary?