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Antibiotics Again Proven Ineffective for Ear Infections

Wednesday, 22 October 2008 15:35

January's Parenting magazine sites a watch and wait approach taken in the Netherlands when it comes to ear infections. Studies there have shown no risk from withholding them. In one study, out of all the children (4,000), only one child developed a complication-mastoiditis. Antibiotics were then administered and the infection subsided.