Ear Ache: Older Child

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Hmm What Do You Think? Teething or Ear Infection?

I am calling the nurse today, but I wanted to know how things have been in your house. My son told me Friday night that there is something pointy in his mouth.. translation 6 year molars. Confirmed by the dentist. Saturday he got a fever, I did not think much of it, but the left ear has been consistantly higher than the right when taking his temp, this also hapens to be the side that the "pointy thing" was on. So my question is this.. do you think the fever is just a product of teething (heat from the tooth breaking through), or do...

Ear Drops & Bulbs

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Waterlogged Ear in 8 Year Old.

My 8 year old's ear feels clogged. It started in the shower after she had been swimming. She says she ran water in her ear to get the sunscreen off. Sigh No pain, but she is uncomfortable. Any suggestions on how to help? How long should I let her go before before being concerned? I'm adverse to putting anything in her ear without speaking to a doctor. That said, I am still open to any and all suggestions of what's worked for you. It's only been a few hours, but she's upset about it. Thanks in advance.


Bb in Ear Canal

My 7 year old son stuck a plastic bb in his ear, can't see it! He just now...


Ear Drops Burning.

My son is 6 years old. Has had 2 sets of tubes. Just a few months ago they...