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Cotton Swabs Send Dozens of Kids to Emergency Room Daily

Despite countless studies and cautionary tales of punctured ear drums, there is still a segment of the population that uses cotton swabs to clean ear wax. For adults, there is certainly nothing to stop them from the ill-advised expedient of jabbing a stick into their ear canal and expecting a positive outcome. Why children are still being injured cotton swabs is more difficult to excuse.  A  Journal of Pediatrics study found that each day approximately 34 children are admitted to...

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