HOME REMEDIES FOR EARACHE
Earache arises due to any inflammation or swelling inside the ear
 • It is a common condition amongst children
 • In severe cases, earache can lead to hearing loss

    SYMPTOMS

     • Sharp or dull pain in the ear
     • Itching sensation
     • Ringing or buzzing sound
     • Hearing loss
     • Swelling

    CAUSES

     • Injury to the ear canal
     • Moisture inside the ear
     • Blockage of the Eustachian tube due to:
     • Environmental smoke
     • Allergies
     • Infection
     • Deposition of wax
     • During a flight
     • Constant exposure to loud sounds

      REMEDIES

      NATURAL HOME REMEDY USING GARLIC AND MUSTARD OIL

      1. Take 2 cloves of garlic
      2. Add 2 tsp mustard oil
      3. Mix and heat till garlic turns black
      4. Allow the oil to cool
      5. Put 2-3 drops of the oil inside the affected ear
      6.Garlic's analgesic properties help relieve the pain

      NATURAL HOME REMEDY USING BASIL LEAVES

      1. Crush few basil leaves
      2. Press them on a sieve and extract juice
      3. Strain the juice using a fine strainer
      4. Pour 2 drops of this juice in the infected ear

      TIPS

      Chew gum or yawn to avoid earache on flights. This contracts the muscles and opens up the Eustachian tubes

      July 16, 2019