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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Not healthy: I will start by asking you to consider gauging in the context of the health problems that can result from gauging. A 16-gauge or 18-gauge needle is o ... Read More

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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Abnormal situation: It may be a normal reaction to an abnormal situation. Your ears are reacting to something which is unnatural for them. If you develop swelling, increa ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Up to you: If you're comfortable with what you're doing and the lymph node size is stable and under 2 cm, yuo probably don't have to go.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ear lobes: Greetings. Yes, it is safe to use gauges to stretch your ear lobes if you so choose. Keep them clean and if any signs of redness is noted, then see yo ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Gauging?: Perhaps you are jumping up in size too quickly if your ear is being gauged.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not medical question: no answer forthcoming
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: That is quite possible - especially if you quickly jumped up in size.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Griggs
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Do you mean : putting in increasingly larger guages? Or, just pulling on the ear/lobe to vent tension? The former is a fashion statement, similar to what the Ub ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
23 years experience Cardiology
Ear swelling: May be a normal response. But need more information to answer this question.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Stretching ears.: I do not know what stretching your ears means. Are you putting weights on them so they hang down? or what?

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