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What is swimmer’s ear?

Swimmer’s ear is an infection of the outer ear canal, the portion of the ear canal that extends from the eardrum to the outside of the head. “We call it swimmer’s ear because a lot of swimmers get it from constant moisture in the ear,” says Helen Yang, a pediatrician with Sunshine Valley Pediatrics,. “If they swim all the time, it makes for an environment that bacteria like.”

Here’s the reason mosquitoes are attracted to you

With the exception of maybe a mosquito’s mother, the world is unified in its hatred of the little buggers. But the world seems divided by those the bugs ignore and those who too often become the blood soup du jour. This may seem random, but scientist say there is a real reason for it: blame your parents.