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Here's Why You Really Shouldn't Clean The Wax From Your Ears

Earwax can feel a lot like the stuff inside pimples: It's gross, and cleaning it out feels satisfying. Even watching other people's earwax get cleaned out feels satisfying.

So you might be surprised to learn that earwax serves an important purpose - and doctors say that most of us should not be trying to remove it at all.

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