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Updated 09 November 2016

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Don’t let earwax accumulate in your ears.

Loss of hearing due to earwax build-up can be reversed, but it can be dangerous to clean your ears at this point, as you may puncture your eardrum.

You need to clean them gently, or seek professional assistance.

For all the latest news, visit the Health24 Hearing Management Centre.

 
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