SIGNS OF AN EAR IN­FEC­TION – ALSO KNOWN AS OTITIS ME­DIA – IN­CLUDE:

Your Baby & Toddler - - Your 12 Months Baby -

Your baby is pulling at her ears. Fluid drain­ing from the ear, usu­ally yel­low or white.

An un­pleas­ant smell com­ing from the ear. Fever and/or ir­ri­tabil­ity. Re­duced ap­petite. Cry­ing when­ever you put her down and dif­fi­culty sleep­ing, as the pain gets worse when ly­ing down. Ear pain and/or a headache. Lack of bal­ance. Diar­rhoea and vom­it­ing – the in­fec­tion can also af­fect the gas­troin­testi­nal tract.

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