Latest Earwax Stories

Overweight Men Have More Potentially Pathogenic Species Of Bacteria In Their Nose
2014-02-19 03:39:55

In addition to being stigmatized as less attractive, overweight men tend to have more potentially pathogenic species of bacteria in their nose, compared to slimmer, more traditionally attractive men.

Earwax Can Say A Lot About You
2014-02-13 07:34:46

The odor-producing chemical compounds found in a person’s earwax could help determine that individual’s ethnic origins, scientists from the Monell Chemical Senses Center in Philadelphia report in a recent edition of the Journal of Chromatography B.

2013-10-22 23:24:54

InventHelp, America's Largest Inventor Service Company, is attempting to submit the M A Swab to companies in the hopes of a good faith review. Pittsburgh,

Whale Earwax Helps Understand History
2013-09-17 09:55:54

To learn more about the history of whales, scientists are analyzing their waxy earplugs to explore their chronological hormone levels and exposure to chemicals.

2013-05-30 23:01:12

Spring inspires many to shape up, clean up and start anew in many aspects of life.

2009-06-29 00:50:34

People who swim in pools and lakes this summer should remember their refreshing swims can lead to painful ear infections, a U.S. expert says. Dr.

2009-06-02 21:00:03

A gene may link wet, sticky earwax and osmidrosis -- malodorous armpits -- to breast cancer risk, Japanese researchers say.

2009-06-01 10:35:00

If having malodorous armpits (called osmidrosis) and goopy earwax isn't bad enough, a discovery by Japanese scientists may add a more serious problem for women facing these cosmetic calamities.

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