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State Of Your Health Can Simply Be Revealed By Ear Wax. These 8 Signs Should Never Be Ignored

Aishwarya Dudha | Last Modified - Feb 06, 2018, 19:38 IST
  • State Of Your Health Can Simply Be Revealed By Ear Wax. These 8 Signs Should Never Be Ignored
  • State Of Your Health Can Simply Be Revealed By Ear Wax. These 8 Signs Should Never Be Ignored
  • State Of Your Health Can Simply Be Revealed By Ear Wax. These 8 Signs Should Never Be Ignored
  • State Of Your Health Can Simply Be Revealed By Ear Wax. These 8 Signs Should Never Be Ignored
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Ear wax can tell us a lot about our health. Although we just clean them once in a few days and through the swab without much looking since it looks gross. If there is something wrong with the body, it has different ways of telling us the signs. 
 
With the help of a Q-tip, you can check the color of your earwax. And we will explain what it means.

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Earwax of a gray color
Grey ear wax is not much of a concern as it is probably just dust. And for people living in the city with a lot of pollution it's pretty common. 


 

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Earwax with traces of blood
If you find blood spots from your ears then it's a sign that t your eardrum is perforated. In this situation you could have an infection which can even lead to loss of hearing. 


 

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Earwax of a brown color
If there is a lot of wax coming out in dark colors then it's an indication of your body going through something very stressful. Try taking some time off in peace. 

 

 

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Earwax of a black color
If it's happened only once, it's no big deal But if you have itchy ears and the itch only gets worse then you need to see a doctor. It could be a fungal infection. 

 

 

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Earwax of a white color
The white color of your earwax can signify that there is a lack of vitamins and microelements inside your body, specifically iron and copper.


 

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Earwax with an unpleasant smell
If there is a strong unpleasant smell coming from your earwax, it can signify an infection inside your middle ear.


Apart from the smell, you might also hear a noise or feel your ears pop from time to time. If you have these symptoms, it is worth visiting an ENT doctor ASAP.

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