- Ear Infections (KidsHealth.org)
Provides a full explanation and a drawing to explain the nature, cause, cure, and prevention of acute otitis media (earache). An ache in the ear is estimated to occur in two out of three children during childhood and may need to be treated quickly to prevent hearing loss. 1-04
- Earaches or Infections (Health World)
"Your childís doctor should treat very bad ear pain. He or she may tell you to give your child acetaminophen. The doctor may give your child antibiotics if they have an infection. The doctor may also have you give your child other medicines to dry up or clear a blocked ear." Visitors sometimes spell as ear aches.
"You can use self-care on your child if the pain isnít bad, and if they donít have any other symptoms." 1-04