In-depth

Complications

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma is rare in the United States but more common in some other parts of the world.

Lifestyle and home remedies

Ear infection treatment: Do alternative therapies work?

Risk factors

Secondhand smoke

Symptoms

Headache

Most headaches aren't caused by a serious illness, but some could be a sign of a life-threatening condition.

Treatments and drugs

Ear tubes

Ear tubes surgically placed in the eardrums may prevent the accumulation of fluids in the middle ears and decrease the frequency of ear infections.

Apr. 20, 2013

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