“Don’t put anything in your ear smaller than your elbow.” That might not be a phrase that most people are familiar with, but you better believe it’s true. So what about Q-tips? They’re the go-to for most when it comes time to get squeaky clean ears, but they’re certainly smaller than the elbow of even a newborn. Well, hate to break it to you, but, according to audiologist and professor William H. Shapiro, those cotton buds have simply got to go.
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