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after doing some step aerobics, i started to feel a strain on the back left of my head. then i stopped, drank some water and walked around to lower my heart rate, i now have pulsating sensations in my right ear. is this due to physical activity?

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Dr. Nellmarie Bodenstein
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NO: Pain in right ear can be either wax or infection. It can also be due to high blood pressure, Blood pressure elevates with exercise. I would suggest that you visit your GP or Pharmacy to check your blood pressure. Strain in neck can cause headaches, but have not heard that it gives earache.

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