Otitis Media
  • Does your child tug at her ear?
  • Is fluid coming out of her ear?
  • Does she have trouble hearing?
  • Does she cry more than usual?
...She could have Otitis Media.

What is Otitis Media?
It is an infection of the middle ear that occurs in Children. By age 3, most children will have had otitis media.

What are its effects?
Otitis Media may cause temporary hearing loss but is easily treatable. If your child exhibits the above symptoms, see a physician.
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