In This Chapter
Alleviating aches in the middle and outer ear
Tracking down the causes of itchy ears and ringing in the ears
Recognizing hearing loss causes and cures
Spotting the symptoms of vertigo and finding a fix
Cooking up your own soothing eardrop recipe
An ear that becomes ill or fails to function properly may cause a host of symptoms, including pain, pressure, or an annoying sense of fullness in the ear; itching; hearing loss; ringing in the ears; or vertigo, characterized by dizziness or a loss of balance. If you’re experiencing any of these symptoms, you’ve come to the right place. Here you find natural cures for everything from the common earache to vertigo — dizziness often caused by a health condition that affects the ear.