BEST REMEDIES FOR YOUR CHILD TO PREVENT EARACHE
Earache: There are so many gifts from God that we are incapable to list all of them. But for sure children’s are the most precious gift from God. A Parent’s love for their child can never be replaceable and therefore no one wants to see his child in any pain. But when your child grows they certainly suffered in some health issues and this is very usual. Mostly parents prefer home remedies instead of medicine when their child suffered in any body ache because they avoid their child to medication.
The most common problem in kids is ear pain. Whenever u sees your child in some disturbance, irritation and always itching and pulling in their ear they undeniably have ear pain. Anybody can face this earache especially in their childhood. Sometimes earache can be harmful so don’t take it very lightly always, if you see your kid is feeling much pain then check with doctor deprived of wasting your time.
CAUSES OF EARACHE
There are so many reasons that can be cause of ear pain. The most common are Ear injury, bacterial infection, inflammation, air pressure, sinus, tonsillitis, cavities and so on.
SYMPTOMS OF EARACHE
You will get your baby uncomfortable in earache. Babies or children can’t tell you about their pain but parents can understand if they know the symptoms. Mostly kids tugging at their ears. Other common signs are:
- Pulling or hitting at the ear (note that if your baby has no other symptoms, this is an unreliable sign)
- Decreased appetite
- Difficulty while sleeping
- Fevers over 100° F
- Runny ear
Some serious signs are: dizziness, swelling face, problem in hearing. If you get these symptoms visit your doctor immediately.
REMEDIES OF EARACHE FOR KIDS
There are some natural safe home remedies which can help our parents to control their kid’s earache or ear pain without taking any medicine.
1. WARM AND COLD COMPRESS
Whenever you get your child suffered in ear pain. Take warm water in the bowl, dip clean cloth into the water and then squeeze and apply in painful area of ear for 5 to 8 minutes and repeat as needed. This process is very safe for both kids and adult. You can also add some salt in warm water. The heat helps to relief the pain. If ear pain occurs due to sinus then warm steam inhalation is also best solution to reduce pain.
(NOTE: Don’t forget water should be Lukewarm that cannot hurt or burn your kid’s skin)
Same process you can do with cold water. Cold water numbs the nerve which helps to reduce the pain same as hot water.
2. EAR PAIN REDUCE BY OLIVE OIL
Olive oil is best and natural way to reduce ear pain especially in kids. You just need to take warm olive oil and cotton ball then dip the cotton ball in olive oil and 2 to 3 drops fall into the ear. This method is safe for children but for idyllic decision inquire your doctor first.
(NOTE: Oil should be little bit warm not very much, do not use this remedy in runny ear)
3. NATURALLY RELIEF PAIN WITH GARLIC
Relief your kid ear ache with garlic. Garlic contains antibiotic effects which can helps to prevent ear pain. This process is very easy and safe as well. Take chopped garlic and add some sesame oil then heat, when it becomes cold, filters the oil. Take cotton ball and dip in the oil then 2 to 3 drops fall into the ear you can repeat this method.
4. CHIROPRACTIC TREATMENT
This is one more active action to treaty with pain. The upper neck nerves distress the function and healthiness of the inside ear and nearby tissues causes the ear infection. This can be done by chiropractors, who can find and spot on zones of spinal misalignment by using precise slight pressure for getting more regular nervous system functioning.
Over the past two decades study revealed that chiropractic treatment may lessening the indications of ear infections in children.
5. POSITION WHILE SLEEPING
Sleeping positions also considerable, some positions will aggravate pain while some can reduces the pain. If your kid has one ear pain then affected ear should be raised. If both ears affected then try to sleep straight for more comfort put additional pillow under the neck.
- Use herbal pain killer ear drops. Herbal drops have natural ingredients which cannot harmful for kids. But best to take your doctor advise.
- Very natural and God gifted treatment hide in breast milk, some drop of milk can reduce your kid earache.
- Sometimes ear pain occurs due to air pressure when your kids travel by air or at higher altitudes. Chew gum interesting way to divert your mind and moving your Jew which will help you to prevent ear pain or deafness.
NOTE: If your baby or toddler has these symptoms, see a doctor right away. Do not use any oil remedy in runny ear, first consult your doctor.
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