Child with cap
The best protection against colds and consequently against inflammation of the middle ear is to wear a cap in the winter which covers the ears.
While acute middle ear inflammation is very painful, it usually heals up and is forgotten quickly provided it is treated and observed properly.
Information and ideas:
Use picture to introduce topic "Looking after the sensory organs" or the topic "Ear diseases".
Relevant for teaching:
Looking after the sensory organs
Personal health care