The allergies cause inflammation in the eustachian tube, preventing fluid from draining from the ear. The fluid becomes trapped and the moist, warm area in the ear allows for bacteria and viruses to grow. If the fluid can move down the eustachian tube, their will be no infections.
About Dr. Mary Ann Block
Dr. Mary Ann Block is Medical Director of The Block Center, an international clinic for the treatment of chronic health problems in children and adults. She is an international expert on the treatment of ADHD without psychiatric drugs. Her approach is to look for and treat the underlying problem instead of covering the symptoms with drugs.