5 Ways To Protect Your Ears During Winter

By Varun Verma
2022-11-24,19:42 IST

People of all age groups suffer from ear problems during winter. You can get infected in your inner. Middle or outer ear in the cold season. Here are five ways you can protect your ears during winter.

Coverup Your Ears

Keep your ears warm by covering them with a cap or muffler while going out in the cold.

Clean Your Ears

Clean your ears properly and make sure they are dry. This will prevent bacteria growth and prevent the risk of infection.

Avoid Poking Ears

Avoid poking ears with cotton buds or swabs. This can irritate the delicate ear canal and lead to ear damage.

Stay Away From Allergies

Allergies in winter are common and if you get one, your Eustachian tubes might get congested, leading to an ear infection.

Minimise Interaction

Minimise infection in people who suffer from flu and show symptoms of the same. Properly wash your hands before you touch your eyes, nose and ears.

By following these tips you can prevent ear problems during winter. However, in case you suffer from an infection, immediately seek a doctor’s advice.