Role of Ear Wax in Reduced Hearing

Reduced hearing can be caused by many different factors, but one of the simplest, yet overlooked factors is ear wax. Ear wax is produced by the ear itself and is meant to protect the ear from water or infection. The amount of wax produced varies by each person, and unfortunately, some people are more prone to having an excess amount of wax than others.

In these cases, the wax can cause not only a reduction in hearing, but also a possible infection from bacteria getting trapped in the ear… (American Health Advantage)

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