Dr Oz, Acid Reflux Smoothie, Remove Earwax Safely and Hearing Loss

Dr. Oz Talks About The Best (and Safest) Way To Remove Earwax and Share A Acid Reflux Smoothie Recipe

Dr. Oz said that the #1 reason why people suffer from hearing loss is because of earwax.  Many people associate hearing loss to listening to loud music or just a fact of life that occurs with age.  Dr. Oz said that the build up of ear wax is one of the biggest problems that causes hearing loss to occur.  Dr. Oz shares how to remove earwax in a safe way to improve your hearing.  Also durig this segment Dr. Oz shares a banana melon ginger and manuka honey smoothie recipes that will help prevent acid reflux from happening to you!

 How To Remove Earwax In a Safe Way

Earwax helps prevent foreign invaders to get into our body, but when you have too much earwax build up it can be a problem.  If you have an earwax blockage your hearing will suffer.  Here are the best methods to clean out the wax from your ears safely, that Dr. Oz explained on today’s (February 18, 2014) show :

  1. Soften the wax with baby oil, mineral oil, or an earwax removal lotion.. If you choose an earwax removal aid, look for one that says “crabamide peroxide” on the label.  Apply five to ten drops in your ears for 3 consecutive days.
  2. Fill a turkey baster with a saline solution. Place a bowl under your ear with your head tilted towards the side.  Squeeze the water out from the turkey baster into your ear and the earwax buildup will come right out!

Banana Melon Ginger Acid Reflux Prevention Smoothie

Many people suffer from acid reflux.  If you have a recurring problem of acid reflux it can lead to serious health problems, including cancer!  Dr. Oz said that while antacids help for the short term, they are only treating the symptoms rather than the underlying problem.  Fortunately there are natural solutions to treat and prevent acid reflux.  Listed below are two smoothies to help prevent acid reflux from happening to you!

Banana Melon Ginger Smoothie Recipe

  • Cantaloupe
  • Almond Milk
  • Watermelon
  • Honeydew melon
  • Fresh ginger
  • Banana

Mix all of the ingredients noted above and drink first thing in the morning.

Manuka Honey Acid Reflux Remedy

Another way that you can prevent acid reflux from happening to you is with Manuka Honey.  Dr. Oz said that Manuka Honey coats the stomach.  Try adding it to tea to sooth your esophagus and reduce acid reflux symptoms.

Dr. Oz tip :  Dr. Oz said that you shouldn’t lay down for at least 3 hours since you have eaten to prevent acid reflux from occurring at night.

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