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A 31-year-old male asked:

My ears are always popping and i can't get them back to normal, i flew on a plane 2 years ago and it hasnt been the same since?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
Psychiatry 40 years experience
ENT: After two years, it sounds like an exam by a good ears, nose & throat specialist is in order. Perhaps you have some fluid pockets that need draining. Are you hard at work with q-tips? If so, not a good idea!
Dr. James Eyerman
Psychiatry, Integrative Holistic Medicine 48 years experience
Eustachian tube blok: Eustachian tubes must be inflamed and blocked. Ent eval is important to preserve your hearing. Also try a mucous free diet for a while. Warm saline gargles. Warm 'nasya' oil drop to nostrils while lying on bed with nose straight up, then roll the head slowly side to side to get the warm oil to the eustachian tube openings to soothe and relax the openings.

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