This is quite a common condition which is known as 'red ear syndrome' The cause is usually difficult to pinpoint but does run in families and is more common in migraine sufferers.Emotions are an important trigger especially stress and embarassment. Sometimes simply the act of chewing can start off an episode of the red ear syndrome. If your daughter does get migraine it is important to discuss the possible use of preventer medicines for migraine with your doctor. Otherwise there are no simple cures available.Your daughter should wear here hair so that it covers her ears as the episodes of red ears may be embarrasing for her if she is at school for example. Read more about this condition by entering 'red ear syndrome' into Google.
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