I recently just came off an ear infection that I suspected was from a common cold (even though it's summer in the US right now), but I'm beginning to believe that it's the earbuds that are causing this reaction. I spend a week with runny ears (fluid discharge coming from both ears) and eventually as the fluid dried, a crusty coating in my ear canal. It took about a week for it to heal up and clear up. During that time I did not put on any earbuds because I was afraid the liquid would damage them. I just put my Buds Pro back on yesterday, and I'm beginning to get fluid discharge from both of my ears again, so I'm certain that it's from an allergic reaction from these buds. I see on the forums that I'm not the only one with this issue, so there's clearly something going on with the materials used for these buds as I've used the Buds+ before with no issues as well as Apple earPods and have not encountered any fluid discharge. I enjoy these earbuds a lot when I was using them, so I would like to see if there's any way to stop this from happening.
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